A package that caused concern at the CN Railroad facility in Homewood had been deemed harmless, and a CN spokesman called the incident a “false alarm.”
At about 9 a.m. Thursday, Homewood Police and Fire Department personnel responded to a caller reporting a suspicious package at the facility at 17641 Ashland Ave., according to a police department press release.
Homewood police and CN’s own police officers evacuated the CN offices and surrounding buildings as a precautionary measure.
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