Suspicious package

Emergency personnel investigate a report of a suspicious package Thursday morning at Sheetz in Elysburg.

ELYSBURG — The report of a suspicious package at Sheetz drew intense scrutiny from area first responders and forced the temporary closure of the convenience store.

The initial call was received by Northumberland County 9-1-1 Center at 9:44 a.m. and by 11:30 a.m. crews remained on scene and the store was still closed.

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