SAN BRUNO (KRON)—Tanforan Mall in San Bruno has been evacuated Tuesday night because of a bomb threat, according to police.
Mall security received a report of a bomb put inside the mall which prompted them to evacuate it.
San Bruno police and the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office bomb squad are currently investigating.
Just after 6 p.m., the threat was deemed to have no merit after K9s searched the area.
The mall has since reopened.
K9 sweep was conducted in the area and the threat .@ShopsAtTanforan was determined to be unfounded. It is safe to return to the mall.
— San Bruno Police (@SanBrunoPolice) February 1, 2017
tonight mall security got a report of a bomb somewhere at the mall https://t.co/GEjbZs07gA
— Grant Lodes (@GrantLodes) February 1, 2017