Digby, Nova Scotia – At approximately 3 p.m., Digby RCMP responded to a bomb threat at the Digby Walmart. Employees received calls from an anonymous male claiming he had left an explosive device in the store.
The store was safely evacuated and the area was cordoned off pending a search by police. Police, Fire and EHS will remain on scene until the building is cleared.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the nearest police department or the Digby RCMP at 902-245-2579. Should you wish to remain anonymous, citizens can also call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP202 + your message to CRIMES (274637) or by secure online tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca.