Suspicious package prompts evacuation at Port Isabel stores

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An entire shopping center in Port Isabel is evacuated after a suspicious package was found.

Port Isabel Police Chief Wally Gonzalez told Action 4 News an employee discovered the 'suspicious' box in one of the trashcans located near the Dollar Tree in Port Isabel.

Brownsville Police Department's bomb squad has been called in to retrieve the suspicious box labeled "TNT."

Police ordered all customers and employees to evacuate the area and move their vehicles out of the vicinity.

Businesses like Sutherlands and the Dollar Tree are located in this highly trafficked shopping center.