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Authorities: Suspicious package at Ole Miss not dangerous

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Updated: 4/16 5:13 pm
OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) -- The University of Mississippi says a building has been reopened after emergency personnel declared a suspicious package left in the area was not dangerous.

Around 4:13 p.m. Wednesday, officials issued an evacuation for a building on campus known as The Lyceum due to a suspicious package report.

Police, fire and Emergency Management personnel responded to the scene.

Officials say a fire HAZMAT team evaluated the package and declared it was not dangerous.

University officials say the Lyceum has been reopened.

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