UPDATE: Aberdeen’s Wylie Park will reopen at 1 p.m.
UPDATE: 12:32 p.m.
ABERDEEN, SD (KELO) – The Aberdeen Police Department has announced that Wylie Park will reopen to the public at 1 p.m. Friday.
The authorities thanked the public for their patience and understanding.
Authorities in Aberdeen closed a popular park on Friday morning.
According to the Aberdeen Police Department, a “suspicious object” was found in Wylie Park. Authorities are searching the park and the South Dakota Department of Criminal Investigation Bomb Squad has been called in.
Authorities are asking the public to stay away.
Storybook Land is located inside Wylie Park. Officials said in a Facebook post that Storybook Land is closed.
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