Portland police investigate suspicious device in Deering Oaks

(Associated Press)
Published: Oct. 12, 2021 at 9:37 AM EDT
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PORTLAND, Maine (WMTW) — Portland police are investigating a suspicious device found in Deering Oaks Tuesday morning.

Police said the department’s Hazardous Device Unit is evaluating the situation at the park.

Deering Avenue is closed to traffic, and King Middle School is in lockdown out of an abundance of caution, officials said.

This story will be updated when new information becomes available.

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