News release from Naval Station Everett:
EVERETT, Wash. - At approximately 8:15 a.m. Naval Station Everett activated its emergency operations center in response to suspicious package at the base North Gate.
Navy emergency responders are on site and have set up a perimeter.
Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) specialists have been called to inspect the package. Base personnel have been instructed to stay indoors and remain sheltered in place until further notice.
Access to the base is restricted to support the emergency response.
Further updates will be provided as more information becomes available. Check the Naval Station Everett Facebook page at facebook.com/NavalStationEverett for current status.