Alexandria police investigate bomb threat at movie theater

WASHINGTON — Alexandria police investigated a bomb threat at a popular movie and dining venue.

A bomb threat was made against the AMC Hoffmann theaters on the 200 block of Swamp Fox Road around 7 p.m. Hoffman Town Center houses the AMC movie theaters and several restaurants.

Police canvassed the area but did not evacuated the theater. They cleared the scene by 9 p.m., after checking each theater.

Below is the area where the incident occurred.

WTOP’s Jason Fuller contributed to this report.

Abigail Constantino

Abigail Constantino started her journalism career writing for a local newspaper in Fairfax County, Virginia. She is a graduate of American University and The George Washington University.

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