— Rob Bartlett (@robbartlett75) July 30, 2016
A UK shopping centre has been evacuated after a suspect package was discovered.
According to The Mirror, the Galleria Outlet Centre in Hatfield was cleared, and bomb squads arrived just after 2.30pm.
— Penfold58 (@leescrivens) July 30, 2016
A Hertfordshire Police spokesman said:
Police received a report of an abandoned suitcase at the Galleria shopping centre in Hatfield at around 11.30am today.
Officers attended immediately and set up cordon around the object. This cordon has been expanded, and as a result the building was evacuated and roads in its immediate vicinity closed.
Hertfordshire Police statement re: Hatfield Galleria evacuation pic.twitter.com/mMnkhvQ1Ry
— Frankie McCamley (@Frankie_Mack) July 30, 2016Advertisement
Herfordshire Police confirm a bomb disposal team are at Hatfield Galleria following a call from staff member regarding an abandoned suitcase
— Frankie McCamley (@Frankie_Mack) July 30, 2016
Just drove through Hatfield, army, bomb squad and shit loads of police…
— LIV (@livviieemoy) July 30, 2016
More to follow.