June 21, 2009
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Suspicious package left at gas station
|TOWN OF ULSTER – A suspicious package
left next to gas pumps at the Quick Chek station in the Town of Ulster turned
out to be a typewriter inside a briefcase.
Shortly before 11 p.m. Friday, State Police at Kingston responded to a 911 call for a suspicious package at the gas station at 630 Washington Avenue.
They found a black briefcase next to the gas pumps and immediately evacuated the store and established a perimeter.
A member of the State Police bomb Disposal Unit arrived and x-rayed the case to find it contained the typewriter.
Kingston City and Town of Ulster Police assisted in the investigation.
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