UPDATE: According to Bruce Frazier, a bomb threat phoned into Sears at Walnut Square Mall.

The mall was evacuated and officers swept the building and determined that the threat was a hoax. 

The mall has been reopened. 

PREVIOUS STORY: Whitfield County Police confirmed that Walnut Square Mall in Dalton has been evacuated due to a bomb threat. 

Details are still limited at this time. 

We have a crew headed to the mall. Stay with Channel 3 as this story develops.