Suspicious bag found in Kittery, police investigating

By Ryan McLaughlin, BDN Staff
Posted April 26, 2013, at 2:37 p.m.

KITTERY, Maine — Police are evacuating homes in the area of Walker Street and Route 1 after a suspicious bag was found on the side of State Road, which is the Route 1 bypass, on Friday afternoon, police said.

A Kittery police dispatcher said the bag was found around noon, and Kittery police and fire officials are on scene, while state police are en route.

At 1:45 p.m., the dispatcher said homes in the area where the bag was discovered were being evacuated.

Watch for updates. printed on August 17, 2017