Officials: ‘Suspicious package’ at Oklahoma State Capitol claimed

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

OKLAHOMA CITY – It was a busy morning for investigators at the Oklahoma State Capitol.

Officials with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol say a package was discovered near the east entrance of the Capitol around 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning.

The OHP bomb squad was called to the scene as a precaution.

Authorities said the package was under investigation, but there were no evacuations in place.

A short time later, officials say the owner of the package came to the Capitol to claim it.