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Police: All clear after reported threat at Temple Mall

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Posted at 9:34 PM, Feb 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-04 22:59:31-05

TEMPLE, TX — (UPDATE) Officers have given the all-clear for the mall. Police say nothing was found during the sweep.

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Officers with the Temple Police Department are sweeping the Temple Mall after a reported threat.

Police say they received a call around 8 p.m. regarding a threat at the Cotton Patch Cafe.

Due to the nature of the threat, police say it is policy to sweep the entire mall. Eight units are on-scene sweeping the area.

The mall was evacuated around 8:30 p.m.

This is a developing story. We will update you as more information becomes available.