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Suspicious Package Shuts Elizabeth Train Station Tonight

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Police closed the Elizabeth train station Sunday night due to a "suspicious package." Credits: TAPinto Elizabeth photo
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Suspicious package found at main train station. Credits: Kathy Lloyd
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Suspicious package found at main train station. Credits: Kathy Lloyd
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ELIZABETH, NJ – Police and emergency responders have shutdown train service at the main train station due to a suspicious package found under the nearby bridge tonight, September 18.

The device is being reported as a possible pipe bomb but has not been confirmed at this time. The area has been evacuated.

Elizabeth Police, NJ Transit Police, and Union County Police are investigating. Hazmat has been called in to investigate.

TAPinto will publish updates as they become available.

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