Breaking: Cragmont School evacuated

The Berkeley bomb squad is on its way to Cragmont Elementary School to investigate a suspicious package.

As a precaution, the school has been evacuated and nearby streets have been closed, according to Sgt. Mary Kusmiss of the Berkeley Police Department.

Berkeleyside will have more information as it becomes available.

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