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Toolbox forces Florissant business to evacuate

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( – A toolbox was the cause of an evacuation at a business in Florissant Sunday afternoon.

Police say a suspicious package was found outside Ken’s Auto Repair and Towing around 4:30 p.m. The business, located in the 100 block of Washington Street, was already closed, but authorities evacuated BJ’s Bar & Restaurant as a precaution. BJ’s Bar & Restaurant is located across the street.

The intersection was closed for about four hours. 

County Bomb and Arson were called the scene. After an investigation, police discovered the package was a toolbox containing tools.

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