Mar 21, 2014 9:41 PM by Connie Murphy
UPDATE - After an investigation, Academy officials declared the suspicious package safe and harmless to the public, and the Academy resumed normal operations at 10:45 p.m.
As of 9:55 pm First responders continue to investigate the suspicious package at the Air Force Academy. No other details to report at this time.
A suspicious package was found at the Air Force Academy's North Gate by Security Forces at 6:25 p.m. Friday. As a precautionary measure, base officials have cordoned off access to the North Gate.
Thru traffic on both sides of I-25 are still open, and authorized personnel will still be allowed through the South Gate.
First responders remain on scene investigating the incident. We will keep you posted on any new details as soon as they become available.