Rep. McCarthy's office evacuated after scare
(AP) - The building where Long Islandcongresswoman Carolyn McCarthy's office is located was brieflyevacuated after a suspicious package was found.
Nassau County Police say they received a call at about 9:50 a.m.Friday. Arson, bomb squad and other police personnel went to thecongresswoman's Garden City office.
The building was evacuated as police examined the package.Officer Carolyn Kasdorf says nothing dangerous or explosive wasfound and the evacuation was called off at about noon.
A spokesman for the congresswoman declined to comment, citingsecurity concerns.
File photo of Rep. Carolyn McCarthy courtesy of Newsday