Backpack prompts evacuation at Wal-Mart in Islandia

Police say a backpack was found outside of a Wal-Mart on Vets Highway in Islandia just after 1:30 p.m. Detectives now say the backpack just

Police say a backpack was found outside of a Wal-Mart on Vets Highway in Islandia just after 1:30 p.m.

Police say a backpack was found outside of a Wal-Mart on Vets Highway in Islandia just after 1:30 p.m. (9/3/13)

ISLANDIA - A busy Suffolk shopping center was evacuated today after reports of a suspicious package.

Police say a backpack was found outside of a Wal-Mart on Vets Highway in Islandia just after 1:30 p.m.

Detectives now say the backpack just had clothes in it.

For extended Chopper 12 footage from above the scene, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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