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Threat Prompts Evacuation of Mall at Robinson

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MCKEES ROCKS, Pa. (AP) -

Police in Pennsylvania are investigating after a threat forced a complete evacuation of the Mall at Robinson.

According to police, a note was found in a dressing room Sunday afternoon at Sears. The note stated that three bombs were in the store.

The mall was closed while officials searched every store with the all-clear being given around 5:30 p.m.

The mall, will reopen Monday and operate under its normal business hours.

In a statement on Facebook, mall officials said, "... we have been working with, and will continue to work closely with, local authorities to help them with their investigation. The safety of our guests, employees and tenants is our top priority ..."

In February, a threat on a bathroom wall prompted the evacuation of another suburban mall in nearby Ross Township.

No arrests have been made at this time.

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