Grand Rapids, (NNCNOW.COM)
The K-Mart in Grand Rapids received a bomb threat at approximately 2 this afternoon.
The Grand Rapids Police Department responded to 1111 Pokegama Ave South after an employee alerted authorities that they received a phone call from an unknown individual stating a bomb had been placed inside the store.
Officers evacuated and closed the store immediately.
After conducting a thorough search the store was declared safe and reopened.
Grand Rapids Police will continue to investigate the threat.
Assisting agencies included, the Itasca County Sheriff's Department and Minnesota State Patrol.