Seattle police investigate suspicious package

Police say a suspicious package found in downtown Seattle was just a backpack.

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A bystander takes a photo from a window as Seattle Police Dept. robots are used to remove an item from a suspicious backpack in downtown Seattle, Tuesday, April 16, 2013. The backpack was found to be harmless, but in light of Monday's explosions at the Boston Marathon, authorities in Seattle and other cities increased security patrols and heightened the level of alertness for any possible threat to public safety. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Photo by Ted S. Warren
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