Police respond to bomb threat at Walmart

POSTED: 06:39 PM MDT Mar 16, 2013    UPDATED: 09:37 PM MDT Mar 16, 2013 
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

A Colorado Springs Walmart was reopened shortly after 7 p.m. Saturday niight.

The store was evacuated and closed for several hours after a bomb threat.

It happened at the Walmart on Platte and Chelton. 

Police said just after 4 p.m. Saturday someone called in a bomb threat to the store. 

Customers  and employees were evacuated from the store. 

Police searched the building with a K9 unit and reopned the store after the building was given an all clear around 7 p.m.