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CTA Brown Line Service Was Temporarily Halted Due To 'Suspicious' Package

By Rachel Cromidas in News on Jun 30, 2016 6:17PM

The CTA halted Brown Line train service on the Near North Side for over an hour Thursday due to a suspicious package.

Chicago's Police Bomb Unit investigated the package, which was near the Sedgwick Station in Old Town around 11:00 a.m., police told the Sun-Times. Meanwhile, Brown Line train service was suspended between the Fullerton and Chicago stations. Police allowed train service resumed across the entire Brown Line shortly after 1 p.m., according to CTA reps: