UN­DER THREAT

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WHIT­SUN­DAY Po­lice were called to an undis­closed threat at Bun­nings Can­non­vale yes­ter­day af­ter­noon.

A Queens­land Po­lice rep­re­sen­ta­tive said po­lice at­tended the store, which was evac­u­ated, shortly be­fore 2pm to have “a look around and see what kind of threats are be­ing made and what they can see”. The rep­re­sen­ta­tive said there ap- peared to have “been a couple called in”, in­clud­ing sim­i­lar in­ci­dents at the North Mackay and Rock­hamp­ton Bun­nings stores. Shop­pers at the Mackay store re­ported they were evac­u­ated due to a bomb threat. At the time of go­ing to press, Pan­danus Dr re­mained closed and the na­ture of the threat to the Can­non­vale store had not been dis­closed.

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