Unattended package brings bomb squad to Fort Gordon

Richmond County Sheriff's Office
Richmond County Sheriff's Office(WRDW)
Published: Sep. 8, 2021 at 2:20 PM EDT
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FORT GORDON, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office bomb squad was called to Fort Gordon on Wednesday afternoon.

Deputies confirm they were called at 12:36 p.m. due to a suspicious package found on Fort Gordon.

Fort Gordon said the package was an unattended item that needed to be checked out as a matter of precaution. 

Traffic was diverted from Gate 1 for a time, but the installation issued the all-clear around 2:30 p.m.

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