Bomb threats close Oak Creek, Wauwatosa Walgreens stores
OAK CREEK - Walgreens stores in Oak Creek and Wauwatosa were closed Monday afternoon in response to a bomb threat.
The Walgreens in Oak Creek is located at South Howell Avenue and West Ryan Road. Police Chief John Edwards confirmed police were fielding a bomb threat at that location.
Oak Creek police say the bomb threat was reported just before 4:00 p.m. Police couldn't locate anything suspicious at the Walgreens, at which time the store resumed normal business.
Additionally, the Walgreens at North Mayfair Road and West North Avenue in Wauwatosa was also closed due to a bomb threat. The manager at that location confirmed the closure.
Multiple other Walgreens in the Milwaukee metro area were also closed Monday afternoon. It hasn't been confirmed that those closures were due to bomb threats.