Police clear scene where suspicious package was located


Topeka Police investigate suspicious item at the Fairlawn Plaza Mall parking lot (KSNT – James Ryan)

Topeka police say the incident involving a suspicious package in southwest Topeka turned out to be nothing dangerous.

Police were called to a parking lot at Fairlawn Mall at SW 21st and Fairlawn shortly after 5 a-m Wednesday morning on a report of a suspicious package located in the area.

After further investigation, police say the item was nothing dangerous and cleared the scene shortly before 7 a-m.

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