UPDATE: No Explosives Found in Suspicious Package at Port of Tampa

4:16 pm
Thu April 18, 2013

UPDATE: No Explosives Found in Suspicious Package at Port of Tampa

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The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that a suspicious package discovered Thursday morning at the Port of Tampa did not contain explosives. Terminal 3 had been shut down as a precaution after two specially trained K-9s alerted to the same item at a dock near a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.
Officials have confirmed that no explosives have been found relating to a suspicious package on a dock at the Port of Tampa. Shortly after 9 a.m., deputies say a specially-trained K-9 alerted to an item on the Terminal 3 dock near a Royal Caribbean cruise ship.