Home Centre was evacuated late Tuesday afternoon in response to a bomb threat.
Cayman Islands Fire Services and police confirmed that there had been a report
of a bomb threat called in to an employee at the store on Eastern Avenue.
and customers evacuated the building following the threat. No one was hurt.
rush-hour traffic was snarled in the area as fire trucks and police cars
attended the scene and cleared pedestrians from the site.
blocked off Eastern Avenue from the junction with Bodden Road to Godfrey Nixon
police investigators determined the threat had been a hoax. The entire incident
took three-and-a-half hours to resolve.