Clarion Area Jobs

Community Partner

Want to post an ad on exploreClarion?

Contact us today at 814-918-2003 or email

Featured Local Business: Clarion Federal Credit Union

  • Clarion Federal Credit Union
    144 Holiday Inn Road
    Clarion, PA 16214
    View Website

Free Classifieds

Local Sponsor Spotlight Contest Winners

Featured Local Job

Featured Local Event

Bottom BB

Middle BB

State Police Have Suspect in Walmart Bomb Threat

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 @ 08:02 AM

Posted by Joanne Bauer

shutterstock_783528838MONROE TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Clarion-based State Police have a suspect in the bomb threat at Clarion Walmart on Monday night.

According to police, around 8:14 p.m. on Monday, February 4, a caller contacted PSP Clarion and related that a bomb was placed in Walmart located at 63 Perkins Road, in Monroe Township, Clarion County.

Police say the location was cleared, and the origin of the threat was investigated.

Sergeant Scott Bauer, the station commander of the State Police barracks in Clarion, told, “No bombs were located. We do have a suspect.”

No arrests have been made as of Tuesday morning, and the suspect’s name has not been released.

The store was cleared during the search, according to Sergeant Bauer.

Walmart’s store manager said that the store reopened around 3:00 a.m.

Eat N’ Park, located adjacent to the store, remained open and provided shelter for Walmart employees during the situation.

“It is business, as usual, today,” said Walmart’s store manager.

Stay with for updates on this Breaking News story.

Copyright © 2019 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.


Local and National Sports News


Recipes submitted by our Readers


local movie listings


Have a suggestion?