Utah charter school evacuated after suspicious package found
Monday , April 29, 2013 - 12:07 PM
SPANISH FORK -- A Utah charter school is being evacuated as police recover a suspicious package by robot.
Police say a principal of American Leadership Academy in Spanish Fork called to report the package around 9:30 a.m. Monday.
Spanish Fork police Lt. Matt Johnson says officials are using a robot to retrieve a black backpack wrapped in duct tape that was left outside the school.
Police have no suspects.Students, teachers and staffers gathered on a football field.
About 1,600 students attend the K-12 school.