State Police bomb squad called to Bunker Hill Community College

The State Police bomb squad responded to investigate a suspicious vehicle at Bunker Hill Community College Tuesday evening, a college spokeswoman said.

Brooke L. Yarborough, a spokesperson for the school, said that police were investigating a “suspicious vehicle” that had been reported to campus authorities.


A second vehicle on the opposite side of the campus was also investigated, Yarborough said. A note was found on one of the vehicles.

“Police will continue to monitor the area,” Yarborough said.

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The bomb squad responded to the scene around 4:45 p.m., Trooper Paul Sullivan said. The scene was cleared at about 6:25 p.m., he said.

The incident caused minor delays on the MBTA’s Orange Line, the transit agency tweeted.


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