MARTINEZ -- Walmart was evacuated Tuesday afternoon after an unidentified woman called in a bomb threat to the store, police said.

Police arrived at the store shortly after 1:30 p.m. after employees notified them the pharmacy department had received the threatening call, according to police.

Officers immediately evacuated the store, but after a sweep no bomb was found.

Police said an investigation into the threat was ongoing.

No one was injured.

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