Suspicious backpack found at Sooner Mall in Norman

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UPDATE: Norman PD said the backpack was “disrupted,” and the investigation is ongoing.

The bag was moved to the mall’s parking lot, where it was safely opened and evaluated.

No explosives were found inside the backpack.

NORMAN, Okla. – Norman Police report a suspicious backpack has been found inside Sooner Mall.

A portion of the mall was evacuated.

The Hazardous Devices Unit is currently investigating the situation.

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