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Suspicious package found at N. Hollywood High

June 17, 2010 12:41:12 AM PDT
An LAPD bomb squad is investigating a suspicious package found at North Hollywood High School on Thursday morning.A custodian found the suspicious package at about 6:30 a.m. in front of the auditorium, according to the L.A. Unified School District.

The LAPD was called immediately to investigate the device, and a bomb squad robot was deployed in front of the school auditorium.

An automated phone system was activated to urge parents, guardians and school staff to report to school as normal. Everyone was moved to a "shelter" location near the football field.

School officials said graduation, scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. will go on as planned with additional security provided.

No further information is available at this time.