UPDATE: Durban mall reopened after bomb scare

File: The Cornubia Mall in Durban was evacuated on Thursday following a bomb scare. Photo: eNCA / Dasen Thathiah

• Editor's note: This article is updated each time new information becomes available.

DURBAN – The Cornubia Mall in Durban was evacuated on Thursday following a bomb scare.

The mall's gates were reopened after police conducted a sweep.

The mall said on its Twitter page that no bomb was found and that it appeared to have been a hoax.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Earlier, the mall said it was aware of a bomb threat, which happened shortly after 10am.

 

 

Police are still on the scene. 

This brings the number of explosive devices found across Durban to around seven.

 

eNCA

Discussion Policy

eNCA.com would like to send you push notifications.
Notifications can be turned off any time in your browser settings.
You have been registered for browser notifications