This morning, an evacuation of Trump Tower in New York City has occurred, reportedly due to a “suspicious” bag or package found in the building. 

New York Police Department and Fire Department both responded immediately to the reports, and the entire building was evacuated.

The President-Elect was not in Trump Tower at the time of the incident – he’s currently in Florida

Watch a report from 9 News below:

Following on from these reports, media are now saying that everything is “all clear”, and that the ‘suspicious bag’ was actually, 


… a lost bag of children’s toys. 

The NYPD Bomb Squad have told press that they responded “out of an abundance of caution”.

Source: AP / Twitter.

Photo: Spencer Platt / Getty.