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Suspicious package leads to evacuation of Roseburg City Hall

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ROSEBURG, OR (KPTV) -

A suspicious package found by a city employee in the Roseburg city hall has caused the building to be evacuated.

According to Roseburg police, the employee spotted the package on an exterior stairwell of the city building just before 8:00 a.m.

After officers checked the item, the Explosives Unit from the Oregon State Police was called in to investigate.

City hall and a section of Southeast Jackson Street from Southeast Douglas Avenue to Southeast Court Street have been evacuated as a precaution.

This is a developing situation. Please stay with FOX 12 and KPTV.com for further updates.

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