Maitland FBI, IRS offices evacuated after suspicious device found



MAITLAND, Fla. - A government office complex in Maitland was evacuated after a suspicious device was discovered Tuesday afternoon.

An FBI spokesperson said the office building, on Trafalgar Court, which contains IRS and FBI offices, was evacuated after an FBI employee found a suspcious package in the mail.

The Orange County Sheriff's bomb squad detonated the box just before 2 p.m. in a parking lot of the building.

Those evacuated had not returned to the building at 2 p.m. will update this story as details come in. You can also tune in to Channel 9 Eyewitness News at 5 p.m. for the latest details