Longview business evacuated after bomb threat

Posted by Michael Hetrick

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A Longview business was evacuated Saturday afternoon, after an alleged bomb threat.

The Academy Sporting Goods store, located in North Longview near the mall, was cleared of customers around 3 PM after authorities say a phone call came into the store.  The caller said a bomb had been placed inside.

Customers and stagg stood outside while Longview Police secured the scene.  Authorties are currently investigating the threat at this time.

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