Winston-Salem Walmart evacuated after suspicious package found

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3475 Parkway Village Circle (Google Maps)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Walmart off of Peters Creek Parkway was evacuated Sunday night after a suspicious package was found.

Officers with the Winston-Salem Police Department responded to 3475 Parkway Village Circle at 9:55 p.m.

The Winston-Salem Police Department’s Hazardous Device Unit determined that the item was not hazardous.

The Walmart was re-opened a few hours later.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident or similar crimes is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at (336)727-2800.