Austin police respond to report of suspicious package at Ascension Seton

Austin

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police responded to a report of a suspicious package Monday evening at Ascension Seton off 38th Street in central Austin. The scene was cleared, and people were allowed to go back inside just before 7 p.m.

The Austin Police Department says the initial call came in just after 5 p.m. for 1201 West 38th Street.

  • Suspicious package Ascension Seton 10-4-21
  • Suspicious package Ascension Seton 10-4-21
  • Suspicious package Ascension Seton 10-4-21

Several officers were on scene, and the Explosive Ordnance Unit was called, which is protocol for a suspicious package call, APD says.

KXAN has reached out to Ascension Seton for more details.

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