IDNR evacuated for suspicious package

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — Hundreds of employees are back to work at IDNR after being evacuated for about 90-minutes.

IDNR Spokesman Tim Schweizer says an employee reported a suspicious package around the loading dock behind the building about 9 am, friday. 500 employees had to evacuate.

The all clear was given about 11:30 am. Schweizer says the package turned out to be a small item which did not pose a credible threat.

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