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Suspicious package found in recycle bin

The package was found in the area of Park Avenue and Fair Street, behind the police substation and the Ward 5 office. The package was found in the area of Park Avenue and Fair Street, behind the police substation and the Ward 5 office.
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Crews are investigating a suspicious package found in a recycle bin.

It was found in the area of Park Avenue and Fair Street, behind the police substation and the Ward 5 office.

According to police, the box is a piece of equipment used in surveying.  It is marked radioactive and bio hazard.  A bio team from Phoenix to retrieved it.

The Ward 5 office was briefly evacuated as a precaution, but nobody was hurt.

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