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Suspicious package found near downtown law courts

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DH Vancouver Staff Mar 23, 2015 11:29 am

UPDATE: Police officers are taking down the police lines and the bomb squad is leaving. Hornby Street is back open.


A suspicious package has been found half a block away from the Vancouver law courts. Vancouver Police have closed the 1000 block of Hornby between Helmcken and Nelson.

Vancouver Police said a citizen reported seeing the suspicious package in a planter around 10:30 a.m.

Residences and businesses in the immediate area have been evacuated.

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More info to come…

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