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Chandler Walmart evacuated due to bomb threat

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CHANDLER, Ariz. -

Shoppers at a Walmart located near Pecos Road and Arizona Avenue were evacuated Friday morning due to a bomb threat.

Chandler police encourage people to avoid the area between Pecos and Loop 202 while they investigate.

Authorities say the suspect is upset with Walmart over a shoplifting arrest.

Bomb technicians and canine units from Mesa, Tempe, Chandler and MCSO are checking inside and outside the store.

Nothing suspicious was found in the store. Police are looking for the man who made the claim.

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