Ok, I have an update from my sister-in-law. They are back open. It seems the threat was a diversion. While the bomb squad and all the cops were focused at WalMart, a near by Scotts pharmacy got robbed.
Ft. Wayne Walmart receives bomb threat
Updated: Monday, 30 Jan 2012, 11:01 AM EST
Published : Monday, 30 Jan 2012, 10:59 AM EST
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Staff and customers were evacuated from the Walmart store on Coldwater Road in Fort Wayne after a bomb threat was made Monday morning.
According to a Walmart employee, the threat was made by a phone call, but there are no details at this point on what exactly was said.
Police dispatch said officers were sent to the store at 5311 Coldwater Road around 10 a.m.
The Walmart employee said they have since been given the ‘all clear’ to come back inside the store.
This story will be updated as we learn more about the situation.