All clear given at Broward County courthouse

Bomb squad called in, 1 room evacuated


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Authorities have given the all clear after a suspicious package was found at the Broward County courthouse in Fort Lauderdale on Friday, deputies said.

The Broward Sheriff's Office called the bomb squad to investigate the package and evacuated one room in the courthouse.

Authorities have not released the contents of the package at this time.

No other information was immediately available.

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