CHARLOTTE --The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department headquarters was evacuated after a suspicious package was found in the mail room.
There were reports of a bomb threat and the Charlotte Fire Department is assisting police.
Bomb squad has arrived to investigate suspicious package.— CMPD News (@CMPD) September 27, 2016
A bomb squad is on the scene.
The evacuation comes a week after Keith Lamont Scott was shot and killed by police, sparking protests and demonstrations in the city.
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