UPDATE: Short Pump stores reopen following evacuation

Posted on: 12:37 pm, August 15, 2013, by , updated on: 07:32pm, August 15, 2013

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.