Report: Royal Caribbean cruise ship evacuated because of suspicious package

Published On: Apr 18 2013 12:11:49 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 18 2013 12:39:53 PM EDT

Passengers of a Royal Caribbean cruise ship are being evacuated after a suspicious package was found at the Port of Tampa, not far from the cruise ship.

According to WTSP the cruise ship and the port's Terminal 3 have been evacuated.

Technicians with Explosive Ordinance Disposal team of the Tampa Police Department were called in to investigate.

Stay with Local 4 and as more information is made available.


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