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Juvenile Facing Charges After Calling in Threat to Walmart

WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Police in Luzerne County say a juvenile is facing charges after calling in a threat to a Walmart. Managers at the store in Wi...

WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Police in Luzerne County say a juvenile is facing charges after calling in a threat to a Walmart.

Managers at the store in Wilkes-Barre Township told police a caller threatened to "shoot up the store."

Investigators then traced the phone call to a juvenile in Hanover Township.

Police say charges including terroristic threats and disorderly conduct are pending after the threat in Luzerne County.