Investigation continues after bomb threat at Pekin Walmart

By WEEK Reporter

December 24, 2013 Updated Dec 26, 2013 at 1:05 PM CDT

PEKIN, Ill. -- Pekin police say no arrests have been made after a bomb threat at Walmart Monday.

The big box store on Veterans Avenue was evacuated Monday morning after someone called the store, saying there was a bomb inside.

The Peoria Bomb Squad and K-9 unit searched the building and found no explosives.

An investigation into who made the threat is ongoing.

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