Evansville Police Department has issued a statement regarding a viral post on Facebook that claims a threat has been made regarding Eastland Mall. The oringinal post claims that information of a threat came from a "friend." That post has gone viral and currently has been shared over 2,000 times. Evansville Police have released a statement via Facebook that they are aware of the post and are investigating. EPD will also be increasing their presence at the mall. The full statement from EPD can be seen below.

 

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