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OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE FROM SPD: The Spokane Police Department and members of the Regional Explosive Device Unit (EDU) responded Wednesday morning to a suitcase found on a sidewalk on Sprague near Cedar Streets just before 7:30am. Officers responded and called EDU to assess the case. After conducting diagnostics on the suitcase, EDU Technicians determined the suitcase was indeed full of clothing and not a threat.

Based on recent events, our community has been in a heightened sense of awareness.  Police continue to encourage citizens to report anything "out of the ordinary" for it is always better to error on the side of caution.

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