UPDATE: Officials declare all clear after bomb scare prompts evacuation in downtown Tucson

Pima County Superior Court, two county administration buildings were evacuated

UPDATE: Officials declare all clear after bomb scare prompts evacuation in downtown Tucson
The Tucson Police Department investigates a bomb threat that evacuated three buildings. (Source: KOLD News 13)
Suspicious package in downtown Tucson

HAPPENING NOW: Several buildings in downtown Tucson were evacuated after a suspicious package was found near the courthouse >> https://tucsonne.ws/2WFb0FU

Posted by KOLD News 13 on Monday, November 4, 2019

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The Tucson Police Department said that investigators have determined that an unattended backpack with wires sticking out of it was not a bomb, and people who were forced out of their buildings can return.

Officials ordered the evacuations of three county buildings in downtown Tucson after the discovery of the backpack was reported.

The Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit was sent to investigate the suspicious package.

According to a tweet from the Official Pima County account, the Pima County Superior Court and two county administration buildings were evacuated.

A suspicious package located at Superior Court was called in around 8:30 a.m Monday morning, Nov. 4, according to the TPD.

Stay with KOLD News 13 for further updates as they come.

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