Walmart Bomb Threat

On 3-4-16 at 1403 hours Swatara Township Police were dispatched to the Walmart located at 6535 Grayson Road in Harrisburg, PA for a bomb threat. Dispatchers had received an anonymous phone call that a bomb had been placed in the store. The location was successfully evacuated without incident. Officers from multiple law enforcement agencies responded to assist with specially trained canines. The location was searched; no explosive devices were located. The investigation continues to determine the source of the bomb threat. Anyone with information as to the caller's identity is asked to contact the Swatara Township Police at 717-564-2550. You may also submit an anonymous tip via www.SwataraPolice.org.

The Swatara Township Police would like to thank the following agencies for their assistance: Pennsylvania State Police, Dauphin County Sheriff's Office, Cumberland County Sheriff's Office, PA Capitol Police.

Incident Date: 
Friday, March 4, 2016 - 2:03pm

Incident Type:

Case Number: 

16-0003693

Location: 

6535 Grayson Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111