2 buildings evacuated for suspicious package investigation - Tucson News Now

2 buildings evacuated for suspicious package investigation

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson Police found clothing in a backpack that was being investigated as a suspicious package this afternoon on the east side.

The AmeriSchools Academy at 1150 N. Country Club Road and Hope Inc. at 1200 N. Country Club Road were evacuated while police inspected the backpack.

Students from the school were taken to nearby Himmel Park to be picked up by their parents.

Police were called when someone reported seeing the backpack between two parked cars.

Streets in the area were closed during the investigation.

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