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Evidence in case prompts false alarm for explosive device

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(WMC-TV) - Investigators confirm a piece of an explosive device was found at the Ed Jones Federal Building, 109 S. Highland Ave., in downtown Jackson around 1:30 p.m.

According to WBBJ in Jackson, Tennessee, components from a device were sent to the federal building as evidence to be reviewed in a case. The person who received the package was not made aware it was coming.

Employees and other people in the building and surrounding areas were asked to evacuate.

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