Woman arrested in connection with Walmart bomb threat in NW Harris Co.

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A woman has been arrested after a bomb threat at a northwest Harris County Walmart store

A northwest Harris County Walmart was evacuated for several hours on Friday afternoon.

According to the Harris County Sheriff's Office, a woman entered the store just after 4pm and informed a security guard that her friend had planted a threatening device inside the building.

Original report: Arrest made in Walmart bomb threat in northwest Harris Co.
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The Walmart on FM 1960 was cleared after the threat came in at around 5pm.

Deputies searched the building and ultimately found nothing.

A woman was led from the scene in handcuffs. Authorities say that she will be charged in relation to the incident.

The store has since reopened.

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