PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) – A suspicious package closed down the main gate at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida on Monday afternoon.
Just after 7:30 p.m., the Public Affairs Office gave the all clear, saying it was an 8×10 envelope. The envelope was left on the counter in the welcome center.
The call came in around 3:50 p.m.
The Explosive Ordinance Disposal team from Eglin Airforce Base arrived just before 6:30 p.m. Monday to assess the situation. A deputy at the scene said a robot had been deployed.
Multiple agencies were on the scene, including NAS Base Security Forces, Gulf Coast Emergency Services, and bomb-sniffing dogs.