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DEVELOPING: Suspicious Packages Reported in Two Linden Locations

By rlsmetro on

The Union County Bomb Squad are assisting Linden Police to identify suspicious packages that have surfaced in two locations in Linden on Thursday morning.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to the Linden train station to investigate a package that was found just before 10 a.m.

While they were en route to the train station, they received reports of a package wrapped in tape with no writing on a doorstep in the 200 block of 1st Avenue.

Authorities have not confirmed if the packages were dropped off by the same person or if there are any relations between the two incidents at this time.

UPDATE 11:07 am Both packages have been cleared.

The investigation is in its early stages.