All clear given after device causes evacuation at Center City firehouse

- A firehouse in Center City was evacuated following the discovery of a suspicious device.

Officers responded to the call at the firehouse near 21st and Market Streets around 2:28 p.m.

Police say the device consisted of PVC pipes, with wires and tape found on the outside, but appears to have been construction material that was dropped by a passing bicyclist. 

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