Suspicous package prompts HAZ-MAT response
|Posted on Oct 22 2009
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October 23, 2009
The Police Department received a call from a resident that they had received a suspicious package in the mail.
When the package was opened by the he home owner they found it had been apparently been tampered with and a bottle containing an unknown liquid had been placed inside. Police and Fire units responded to the scene.
HAZ Mat units were called to the scene and the Mass State Police Bomb Squad also responded. The HAZ-MAT Team determined that the liquid was not Hazardous. South Street was blocked from approximately 10:20 AM until approx Noon.
The State Police Crime Lab responded and the incident is under investigation.
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