Three Suspicious Packages Found Near Western Kentucky Bank

HANSON, Ky. (WBKO) -- Three suspicious packages were discovered at a Hopkins County Bank, now the search is on for the person who put them there.

Authorities say it happened yesterday morning at the U.S. Bank branch in Hanson.

Bank employees were evacuated, a nearby school was forced into lockdown, and a busy intersection in town was closed.

A bomb squad robot disarmed the devices, one of which was near the front door.

Police say the suspect is described as a white man, wearing a mask, and grayish camouflage.


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