Suspicious packages found at Matheson Courthouse

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A robot assists in disrupting a pair of suspicious packages near the Matheson Courthouse. Photo by Kaitlin Johnson

400 South between State Street and Main Street was roped off Friday morning after two suspicious packages were found in the parking garage of the Matheson Courthouse in Salt Lake City.

The courthouse was evacuated as a precautionary measure. The packages were a duffel bag and a backpack.

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