MORGAN HILL (CBS SF) — The South County courthouse in Morgan Hill has been evacuated Tuesday afternoon after a suspicious-looking package was delivered to the building, Santa Clara County Superior Court officials said.
The package, described as a small white box with an odd shape, was delivered by the U.S. Postal Service around 11:30 a.m. and was addressed from a party to a case.READ MORE: San Jose Becomes First City In Nation To Require Gun Liability Insurance
A sheriff’s deputy took the package out to the edge of the parking lot and all cars were removed from the lot, court spokesman Ben Rada said.READ MORE: Curry And Warriors Rout Mavericks, 130-92
The building was evacuated and will be closed for the rest of the day. A bomb squad and dog from the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office are at the scene.MORE NEWS: Oakland Chinatown Cash-Only Businesses Convert To Credit To Stop Attacks On Asians
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