Bomb squad at Walmart

Shoppers were evacuated from the Walmart on Concord Parkway S. Tuesday morning after a suspicious item was found.

The Concord Police Department said a Walmart employee found the suspicious item in a cart right in front of the store. This Walmart is located at 150 Concord Commons.

The Cabarrus County bomb squad was called in to evaluate the item.

Some adjacent businesses were also evacuated as a precaution during the investigation. 

As of now, all evacuations have been lifted and the Concord Police Department is going to continue to investigate to find out where the item came from. 

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