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Update: The store has now reopened, according to West Manchester Township Police, which tweeted the news at 6:43 p.m.:

"The Walmart at the West Manchester Town Center is open again. Police and bomb dogs searched the grounds and the store and did not find any problems. The incident is under investigation."

Reported earlier: The West Manchester Township Walmart was evacuated Wednesday afternoon following a bomb threat, according to police.

West Manchester Township Police Chief John Snyder said someone made the threat to York County 911 around 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21.

At the request of the store's manager, police evacuated the building shortly after the threat, Snyder said. 

The York County Sheriff's Office is bringing K-9 units to search the store, according to the chief.

The department tweeted at about 3:15 p.m., asking people to stay away from the area.

Check back later for updates.

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