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Hesperia Walmart Evacuated After Alleged Bomb Threat

HESPERIA, Calif. (VVNG.com) Customers and employees inside a Hesperia Walmart were evacuated due to an alleged bomb threat Monday night.

At about 10:00 pm, on June 19, 2017, Sheriff’s Dispatch received information that a bomb threat was made to the Walmart Supercenter at 13401 Main Street.

As a precaution deputies with the Hesperia Sheriff’s Station evacuated the business.

Customers inside the store told Victor Valley News the scene was orderly and calm as they were escorted out.

Sheriff’s officials conducted a search of the building and were unable to locate any suspicious package/device.

At about 10:50 p.m. employees were allowed back into the store.

The Hesperia Sheriff’s Station is investigating the incident. Information will be updated as it becomes available.

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The Hesperia Walmart was evacuated following an alleged bomb threat Monday night. (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)
The Hesperia Walmart was evacuated following an alleged bomb threat Monday night. (Gabriel D. Espinoza, Victor Valley News)

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