Bomb squad called to investigate suspicious package - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Bomb squad called to investigate suspicious package

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Law enforcement officials are investigating an alleged suspicious package found at BB & T Bank in Columbus around 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

According to Columbus Police Lieutenant John McMichael, a call came in to police from someone at the bank in regards to an unknown package.

Several Columbus Police vehicles surrounded the bank parking lot located on Bradley Park Drive and the neighboring Circle K gas station. The bomb squad investigated the situation. Officials have not said what was found in a sweep of the bank. After more than an hour, officials wrapped up their investigation at the scene. 

News Leader 9 will bring you the latest information into the investigation as it becomes available.

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