Wal-Mart evacuated after bomb threat

Published 02/09 2013 08:03PM

Updated 02/12 2013 10:46AM

CHAMPAIGN -- Shoppers at Wal-Mart were forced to evacuate Saturday night. The incident happened at the store on Prospect Avenue around 6:45 pm.

Police say someone called in a bomb threat. Customers had to leave the store immediately.

Officers searched the store with management but found nothing suspicious. The store re-opened a little after 8:00 pm.

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