Update: No bomb found at main library downtown

2014-08-13T12:20:00Z 2014-08-13T13:17:12Z Update: No bomb found at main library downtownKimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
August 13, 2014 12:20 pm  • 

Tucson police have concluded their search of the downtown library and found no bomb.

The Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave., was evacuated this morning after a suspicious package was found on the third floor, Kenya Johnson, a library spokeswoman said. The parking garage also was evacuated.

Tucson Police Department spokesman Sgt. Pete Dugan Tweeted minutes ago that no bomb was found and the library has reopened.

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