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The Latest: Police get 150-plus suspicious package calls

3 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

AUSTIN, Texas - The Latest on deadly package bombings in Texas' capital city : 10:15 a.m. Austin police say they have received more than 150 calls reporting suspicious packages after three package bombs exploded at homes in less than two weeks in the Texas capital. The police department tweeted the figure Tuesday. Authorities have urged people receiving unexpected packages to call 911 without handling, moving or trying to open them.
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