Suspicious Package Found Friday At Washington County Business

Investigators say it was not an explosive.


Hagerstown, Md (KM) The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office Bomb Squad was called out just before 10:00 Friday morning to Merkle,Incorporated at 100 Jamison Court in Hagerstown for a suspicious package.

An employee discovered the parcel in the mail processing facility.

A diagnosis by Bomb Squad technicians determined the package didn’t have any explosive hazards. No one was injured during this incident.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office provided assistance while the Fire Marshal’s Office investigated.  .


By Kevin McManus