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Police Confirm That The Bomb Squad Has Been Called For A Suspicious Package

Posted July 5, 2017 1:19 p.m. EDT

— Authorities in Austin have confirmed that the baggage claim area of The Austin Bergstram International Airport is currently being evacuated due to reports of a suspicious package in that area.

Police say that the initial call came in around an hour and a half ago and that they are evacuating the area as a precaution. We currently do not know if the package was found inside the airport or outside in the designated passenger pick-up area.

More details to follow.