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Buckeye courthouse evacuated for suspicious package

A Maricopa County bomb squad member and the MCSO bomb robot near a suspicious package at the Justice Court in Buckeye on Monday morning. (Source: CBS 5 News) A Maricopa County bomb squad member and the MCSO bomb robot near a suspicious package at the Justice Court in Buckeye on Monday morning. (Source: CBS 5 News)
BUCKEYE, AZ (CBS5) -

The Justice Courthouse in Buckeye was evacuated while a Maricopa County Sheriff's Office bomb squad investigated a suspicious package Monday morning.

Court security discovered a laptop-style case in a trash can outside the courthouse at 21749 W. Yuma Rd., said Deputy Joaquin Enriquez.

He said a robot was also used to investigate the package.

Enriquez said the entire complex was evacuated while the investigation continued.

No other information was immediately available.

Stay with cbs5az.com and CBS 5 News as this story develops.

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