UPDATE: Short Pump stores reopen following evacuation

Posted at 12:37 PM, Aug 15, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-15 19:32:54-04

SHORT PUMP, Va. (WTVR) - The Home Depot and Target in Short Pump reopened before 1:30 p.m. Thursday after police investigated a suspicious package outside the stores.

Henrico Police Lt Linda Toney said the suspicious object was reported about 10:23 a.m.

Henrico’s Explosive Ordnance Disposal blew up the object as part of the investigation.