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Wal-Mart shoppers halted by bomb scare



EL DORADO — Only a few months after receiving a called in bomb threat, Wal-Mart in El Dorado receives a second one.
The threat was called into the Wal-Mart around 7 p.m. Thursday night. Customers and employees were evacuated to a safe distance. El Dorado Police investigated for about an hour and a half and found nothing suspicious.

Officers cleared the scene around 8:40 p.m. and customers and employees were let back into the store. A couple of officers remained on scene to complete the investigation.

At this time police are still investigating who called in the threat and why.



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