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updated 1/19/2011 2:08:38 PM ET 2011-01-19T19:08:38

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A suspicious package left unattended at New York's Penn Station caused a brief scare Wednesday.

Police investigated and afterwards gave the all clear sign, an Amtrak spokesman told NBC News.

Police said the call came at 1:34 p.m. No information was immediately available on whether the package was found within the station or outside it.

This breaking news story will be updated.

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