MICHIGAN STATE POLICE

MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Bomb threats were reported this afternoon in a series of businesses in Marquette, MI.

The threats were reported just after 3-pm today at retail locations including ShopKo, Walmart, Target, EconoFoods, The Westwood Mall and others.

As a result of the threats, the businesses were evacuated by authorities.

No other details have been released, and authorities are continuing the investigation. Marquette City Police and State Police at Central Dispatch are asking residents to stay out of the way of the investigations and to follow any directions as given by authorities.

As of last report, all affected businesses have reopened to the public.  No explosives have been located in any of the threatened locations.