Richmond Police: 'no threat' from backpack found on N 8th St

Richmond Police: 'no threat' from backpack found on N 8th St

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - North 8th Street was closed between Marshall and Clay streets on Friday after a suspicious backpack was found in the area.

The backpack was left near the Federal Courthouse. The building was evacuated while police investigated.

Police say the backpack is not a threat. They are now wrapping up the scene.
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