Miami police headquarters evacuated over suspicious package
The department was holding its monthly awards ceremony in a different building at the time, WPLG reported.
Everyone was evacuated from the Miami PD headquarters, police said.
UPDATE: Bomb Squad just detonated suspicious package. pic.twitter.com/qu9lK8oAZT— Miami PD (@MiamiPD) July 26, 2016
The package was a bag discovered on the walkway near the station’s front entrance, WFOR reported.
While the Miami PD headquarters is evacuated, 911 calls are being routed to a backup call center in Coconut Grove.