UPDATE: Scene clear at Greenbrier Valley Mall

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UPDATE: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Dispatchers told 59News the scene at the Greenbrier Valley Mall has been cleared as of 2:30a.m.

Deputies found a package wrapped in white tissue paper with a Canadian return address and no name.

The United States Postal Inspector was contacted, as well as a WV State Police bomb technician. The package was x-rayed and nothing suspicious was found.

The Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department, a WV State Police bomb technician, United State Postal Inspector, Fairlea Fire Department and EMS, and the Lewisburg Police Department responded to the scene.

Both entrances to the Greenbrier Valley Mall are now open.


ORIGINAL STORY: December 30, 2019, 11:15p.m.

LEWISBURG, WV (WVNS) – The Greenbrier Valley Mall is on lockdown because of a suspicious package.

Details are limited right now, but dispatchers say the call came in at 9:09 p.m. on Monday, December 30, 2019.

As of 11:00 p.m. Lewisburg Police and the Greenbrier County Sheriff’s Department are still on scene with Fairlea Fire Department and EMS. The road near the mall entrance is currently closed.

Stay with 59 News for more details on this story.

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