‘Suspicious Package’ Safe, Scene Cleared
A bomb squad was called to investigate a “suspicious package” found outside the Walmart Printing and Distribution Center on SE 10th Street in Bentonville Thursday afternoon, according to Chief Jon Simpson.
The call came in a little after 12:30 p.m., Simpson said.
Just before 2 p.m., authorities determined the package was not dangerous.
Sgt. Russell Hinds says the bomb squad performed a diagnostic on it and determined there was nothing hazardous inside.
One thing that made the package ‘suspicious,’ Hinds said was that the return address was the same as the destination.
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