HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The Laburnum Square Shopping Center on Finlay Street in Henrico is being evacuated as police investigate a suspicious package left behind by a robbery suspect.
Police say they responded to the incident at around 3:30 p.m. at the Check Into Cash store. Police say that in the process of robbing the store, the suspect left a suspicious package before fleeing the scene. Police do not have any suspect information at this time.
Henrico shopping center evacuated due to suspicious package
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All surrounding businesses were evacuated as bomb squad units investigated the suspicious package.
Shortly before 6 p.m., authorities deemed the shopping center safe.
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