PORTAGE, Mich. (WOOD) — The Crossroads mall in Portage was closed Friday due to a bomb threat, police say.
The bomb threat was called in around 6 p.m. to the mall located on S Westnedge Avenue near Romence Road, the Portage Department of Public Safety told News 8.
Mall security turned on the fire alarm to evacuate, police say. No one was hurt during the evacuation.
Police had bomb-detecting dogs on scene.
Residents were asked to avoid the area. The mall remained closed for the rest of the evening.
The Portage Department of Public Safety is investigating.