Grand Forks Police Department
122 S. 5th Street
Grand Forks, ND 58201

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    City of Grand Forks Police Department
    News Release

    Bomb Threat

    Date & Time of Event:June 15th, 2013 @ 5pm
    ICR #:201303830
    Investigating Officer:Cpl. Troy Vanyo
    Supervisor:Sgt. Jason Dvorak
    Daytime Contact Person at PD:
    Release Prepared By:Sgt. Jason Dvorak
    Date of Release:06/15/2013
    Time of Release:9:15pm


    At approximately 5:00 PM on June 15th, 2013 the Grand Forks Police Department was dispatched to Walmart for a bomb threat. Walmart received a call from a male subject stating there was a bomb in the store. Walmart decided to evacuate their building.

    Officers with the Grand Forks Regional Bomb team assisted officers in searching the building and surrounding area. No suspicious objects were located in the search.

    Vehicle and pedestrian traffic around Walmart was re-directed during the incident.

    The investigation into the incident is on-going.
    If anyone has any information regarding the incident, please call the Grand Forks Police at (701) 787-8000 or call Crime Stoppers.