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UPDATE: Suspicious suitcase turns out to be harmless, full of clothes

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A suspicious suitcase found near the Smart Start in Wilmington turned out to harmless and full of clothing.

The Wilmington Police Department Bomb Squad responded to reports of a suspicious looking suitcase that was found in front of the Smart Start off South College Road Monday morning.

Just after 8:30 a.m., a Wilmington Police officer was flagged down by an employee of the Smart Start about the suitcase. 

After investigating the suitcase, officials determined the suitcase to be harmless.

Crews have now cleared the scene.

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