Two bomb threats allegedly targeted two Walgreen’s stores in Apple Valley and Rosemount on Wednesday, according to information received from local police.
At 11:28 a.m. and 11:55 a.m., police in Apple Valley and Rosemount responded to bomb threats at Walgreen’s Drug Stores at 14020 Pilot Knob Road and 15034 Shannon Parkway, respectively.
As a precautionary measure, both Walgreen’s stores were evacuated and the immediate area secured.
The Apple Valley Police Department was assisted by the Apple Valley Fire Department and a K-9 Unit from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Police Department during the incident.
The Rosemount Police Department was assisted by the Dakota County Sheriff’s Department, Minnesota State Patrol, Health East Ambulance, Rosemount Fire Department and a K-9 Unit from the Airport Police Department during the incident.
No explosive devices were found in both cases.
The investigation into this matter is ongoing and no arrests have been made.