Bomb Squad Evacuates Building in Winnipeg

Manitoba Post StaffNews

WINNIPEG – A building in downtown Winnipeg was evacuated as the Bomb Squad secured a suspicious package.

Police said on November 5th around 11:15 a.m., for precautionary reasons they evacuated a building in the 300 block of Broadway. Members of the Bomb Unit secured the package. At approximately 9:00 p.m., the package was rendered safe and is now being examined.

More information is expected to be available later today. Manitoba Post will continue to follow the story.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).