Suspicious package found at Bank of America in Okaloosa County
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WEAR) —
The Bank of America on Eglin Parkway is back open after it was evacuated Thursday afternoon. A suspicious package was found on the premises, however, after an investigation, the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office (OCSO) said they did not find evidence of a credible threat.
Channel 3's Christopher Saul was on scene as people tried to access the bank, only to be met with the news of the incident. Traffic was moving smoothly along Eglin Parkway, unhindered by the police presence.
Ocean City-Wright Fire District and the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene.