A portion of the South Plains Mall was evacuated due to a bomb threat around 3 p.m. Monday.

The all-clear was given around 3:30 p.m. Monday.

The threat reportedly originated in the food court area of the mall

Lubbock Police are investigating the incident. No word yet on what actually spurred the bomb threat.

This threat comes after another bomb threat was made at Littlefield High School Monday, causing the school to be dismissed for the day.