updated 8:29 PM UTC, Oct 21, 2016

Movie Theater Evacuated During Star Wars Screening


( 4UMF NEWS ) Movie Theater Evacuated During Star Wars Screening:


A Freehold, N.J., theater was evacuated Friday afternoon during a screening of the new “Star Wars” movie, according to a report.

Joe Hewes of Freehold told radio station New Jersey 101.5 that a showing of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” at the AMC movie theater at the Freehold Raceway Mall went dark and everyone in the theater was told to leave.

A person in the theater tweeted that a bomb threat had been called in.

The evacuation came just before noon, and four days after another threat at the same theater, NJ.com reported.

On Monday, an employee found a written bomb threat, according to authorities.The much-awaited movie had surpassed $100 million in pre-sales.


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