Suspicious package found at Waterloo Outlet Mall

A scare at the Waterloo Outlets shut down part of the area Wednesday night after a suspicious package was found.

The outlets are located right off the Thruway between Syracuse and Rochester.

Wednesday around 5:30 pm, authorities got a call that a suspicious package had been dropped in the parking lot. Outlet mall security cleared that section and no one could park there.

Seneca County sheriff's deputies and firefighters investigated. and after four hours determined everything was ok.

Shopping is back to normal.