Custodians clean General Assembly building as police investigate suspicious package

Posted at 7:23 PM, Nov 04, 2014
and last updated 2014-11-04 19:29:47-05

RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia Capitol Police reported a suspicious package 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, near the General Assembly Building.

Capitol Police were warning everyone to avoid the area nearby, off Broad Street, as they investigate.

Broad Street is closed between 9th and 10th Streets, in both directions.

Custodians could be seen cleaning inside the building.