The three ring circus is well and truly out on Constitution Avenue with all manner of emergency vehicles.
We’ve heard it’s a suspect package at 2 Constitution Avenue. We’ll update as more comes to hand.
UPDATE 16/03/12 14:18: This statement from ACT Policing:
ACT Policing is responding to a suspicious package that was located at Constitution Avenue, Civic.
ACT Policing’s Specialist Response and Security Bomb Response Team is examining the package.
The immediate area has been cordoned off to the public. The Department of Climate Change and Efficiency has been evacuated.
Constitution Avenue between London Circuit and Allara Street is currently closed.
UPDATE 16/03/12 14:55: And all over now according to Police Media.
ACT Policing’s Specialist Response and Security Bomb Response Team have completed their examination of the suspicious package on Constitution Ave, Civic.
The package has been deemed as non-suspicious and the cordon around the area has been removed.
Road closures in the area have been lifted.