Seattle Police have shut down traffic on 5th and Union after a bank robbery.

According to police at the scene, the bomb squad has been called in after the robber left a suspicious package in the bank.

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More details to come.

Update: According a guy Erica C. Barnett sat next to on the bus earlier this afternoon, the suspicious package may have been a briefcase. Then, the guy apparently started talking about how delicious chicken is.

Scoop!