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Homewood police investigated a bomb threat at Jewel-Osco grocery store at 17705 Halsted Ave. on Wednesday, but found no explosive devices.

According to a press release, Jewel-Osco store personnel received a bomb threat at about 6:25 p.m. Wednesday evening and reported it to Homewood Police Department.

In response, Homewood police evacuated Jewel-Osco, along with surrounding stores. Police caution tape was placed around the parking lot. 

After a search of the Jewel-Osco building and surrounding area, police did not find any devices.

Homewood police are investigating. Anyone with information may contact the Homewood Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit at (708) 206-3420.

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