Grand Forks Police Department
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Grand Forks, ND 58201

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    City of Grand Forks Police Department
    News Release

    Bomb Threat

    Date & Time of Event:July 7th, 2013 @ 3:31pm
    ICR #:201304335
    Investigating Officer:Corporal Troy Vanyo
    Supervisor:Sgt. Duane Simon #411
    Daytime Contact Person at PD:
    Release Prepared By:Sgt. Duane Simon
    Date of Release:07/07/2013
    Time of Release:4:50pm


    At approximately 3:31 PM on July 7th, 2013 the Grand Forks Police Department was dispatched to Kohl’s Department Store for a bomb threat. Kohl’s employee discovered a handwritten note, and the building was evacuated.

    Officers of the Grand Forks Police Department, and U.S. Border Patrol searched the building and surrounding area. No suspicious objects were located in the search.

    Vehicle and pedestrian traffic around Kohl’s 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.