Suspicious package evacuates Austin VA clinic

Austin outpatient VA clinic

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Austin VA Outpatient Clinic at 7901 Metropolis Drive in Southeast Austin was evacuated as firefighters and police investigated a suspicious package Tuesday morning.

Austin Police evacuated the building as a precaution just before Noon while they worked with the Austin Fire Department to determine the contents of a bag a patient left in the building.

Shortly before 1 p.m., Police announced an all-clear saying the bag only contained some clothes and personal items.

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