Altamonte Springs real estate firm evacuated over man's backpack

Published On: Apr 26 2013 01:57:49 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 26 2013 02:39:31 PM EDT

A man who walked from Orlando to Altamonte Springs for a job interview on Friday and left his backpack in a restroom to change clothes sparked the evacuation of a building.

Police said an employee found a black backpack in the men's restroom on the first floor and called 911. The business, located on Westmonte Drive was evacuated.

The man told deputies he left the backpack under the sink and went for a job interview a couple of buildings over and when he came back, the building had been roped off and everyone had been evacuated.

He then told police the backpack was his and everyone was left inside the building.

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