Library evacuated due to suspicious package


ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Albuquerque Police responded earlier Friday to Erna Fergusson Library at 3700 San Mateo NE in reference to a suspicious cylinder object being discovered.

Officers evacuated the library as a precautionary measure and began investigating.

APD said officers did not find a suspicious object on the premises.

The library was deemed safe and has been reopened, APD said. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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