Package Found At Rutgers University Deemed Safe

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ (CBS/AP) — Officials say a suspicious package found at Rutgers University has been deemed safe.

 

Authorities urged everyone to avoid the Douglass Parking Deck area while officials investigated.

Earlier today, a device exploded near a train station in Elizabeth, New Jersey. No one was hurt.

The discovery of the suspicious package came a day after an explosion in Manhattan injured 29 people, and an unexploded pressure-cooker device was found four blocks away in New York City.

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