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PD: Burlington Target Store Deemed Safe After Threat

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    PD: Burlington Target Store Deemed Safe After Threat
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    Police in South Burlington, Vermont, say they have deemed the Target store in the University Mall safe after a reported bomb threat. 

    According to police, staff at the Target reportedly received a bomb threat at about 2:00 p.m. Saturday.

    Responding officers deemed the store safe and reopened it after an investigation.

    Other Target stores in the region also received similar threats, police said.

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    The investigation into the origin of the threats is ongoing.

    In a tweet Saturday afternoon, police had asked people to stay clear of the area as they investigated the threat.

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