Tuesday, February 26, 2008

FWPD Media Release -- Suspicious Package

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Source: http://www.cityoffederalway.com/Attachment.ashx?id=824 (PDF)

FWPD Media Release -- Suspicious Package
Type of Incident: Suspicious Package
Date of Incident: February 19, 2008
Case No.: 08-2351

On February 19, 2008, at approximately 11:19 AM, officers received information from an employee of the City of Federal Way regarding a suspicious package left unattended in the City Hall lobby located at 33325 8th Avenue South in Federal Way.

Federal Way Patrol Officers immediately established a perimeter of the area to secure the scene and evacuated all employees and citizens inside City Hall for precautionary measures.

Due to these unusual circumstances, The Federal Way Police Department’s Bomb Disposal Unit (BDU) was activated to determine the contents of the package. BDU Officers determined the package contained electrical wiring supplies for a contractor.

All City of Federal Way employees and visitors safely returned to City Hall at approximately 12:30 PM.

There is no further information pertaining to this incident at this time.
Approved by: Commander Stephan Neal Date & Time: 02/19/08 @ 1330 Hours
Released by: Stacy Flores, Public Information Officer Date & Time: 02/19/08 @ 1330 Hours
Pager: 206-916-1139



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