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All clear given after bomb scare at Fred's Department Store

Posted at 2:19 AM, Aug 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-06 22:24:48-04

SUWANNEE COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - Suwannee County deputies were called to Fred's Department store for a bomb threat.

Sheriff Sam St. John says about 6:30 p.m. Monday an unknown caller reported a homemade bomb was left in the back of the store.

After about an hourlong search, law enforcement gave the "all clear," saying they found nothing suspicious.

They have traced the call and looked at surveillance videos.