Update: Authorities say they have now arrested a suspect in connection to a bomb threat that was made at Kohls Department Store in Chesapeake.
On Saturday, October 5th, they arrested 35-year-old Barbara Lee Allen of Norfolk.
She was charged with three felony counts of threatening to bomb a building and three misdemeanor counts of harassment by computer.
Authorities started their investigation after they say the store received several threats last week.
Chesapeake, Va. – On Thursday afternoon, the Kohls Department Store on Sams Circle was evacuated after a bomb threat police say.
Several units from fire and rescue responded to the scene. They searched the store but nothing suspicious was found police say.
People were allowed to re-enter the store about an hour later.
No one was injured.
This case is still under investigation.