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Social Security Administration office evacuated after suspicious package ends up being 'coffee stain'

Here's what we know.

DECATUR, Ga. — The DeKalb County Police Department says the Social Security Administration building in Decatur was evacuated on Wednesday morning. 

Authorities initially said a suspicious substance was found in a bag inside a package in the mail room of the building off Covington Highway.

11Alive News learned that the item of concern was actually a coffee stain on the outside of a package, officials said. 


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