Deputies respond to report of suspicious package found - Tucson News Now

Suspicious package found to be nothing dangerous

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Pima County Sheriff's Department has determined that a suspicious package found near a west-side Walmart store was nothing dangerous.

Sheriff's deputies were called to the area outside the Walmart Neighborhood Market at North La Cholla Boulevard and West Ruthrauff Road shortly before 2 p.m. Deputies deployed a robotic device to check out the suspicious package.

The nearby Walmart was not evacuated. 

Tucson News Now's Carissa Planalp is on the scene. You can follow her on Twitter at @CarissaTNN.

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