Bomb squad says scene is clear after looking into suspicious package

By: Staff
By: Staff

Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- The Fire Department and Richmond County Sheriffs Office Bomb Squad say the scene is clear after a call on a suspicious package on McDowell and Murphy Streets.

Crews got on the scene at 7:15 p.m. after witnesses told deputies two people dropped off a suspicious package then left.

This area has been closed and evacuated.

There are no description of the suspects or their vehicle.


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