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Suspicious package dropped off at Social Security building in Wisconsin, roads closed

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Posted at 12:14 PM, Jan 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-21 12:14:41-05

Roads surrounding the Social Security Administration building in Sheboygan, Wisconsin have been closed due to a suspicious package.

Sheboygan police responded to the Social Security Administration building about 8:50 a.m. local time for reports of the package.

Police determined the package suspicious in nature and placement. As a precautionary measure, a safety perimeter has been established around the building, and the City of Milwaukee bomb squad will assist with the identification/removal of the package.

Roads surrounding the west side of 1137 N. 26th Street have been temporarily closed. That includes Wilgus Avenue between 25th Street and 27th Street, and North 26th Street between Wilgus Avenue and Superior Avenue.

This story was originally published by Tess Klein on WTMJ in Milwaukee.