Police Investigate Suspicious Package Found At NE OKC Church

Tuesday, March 15th 2016, 1:51 pm
By: News 9

Police responded to a suspicious package found at a church in northeast Oklahoma City, Tuesday afternoon.

Just after 12 p.m., officers shut down Kelley between N.E. 67th and N.E. 63rd, as they investigated the scene. Police said a crate was found next to the mailbox at Higher Ground Baptist Church, located at N.E. 66th and Kelley. 

A bomb squad has been called to respond to the scene. 

The roadways reopened at about 2:30 p.m. after police cleared the scene. 

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