UPDATE: Suspicious package deemed safe

POSTED: 10:53 AM MDT Apr 27, 2013    UPDATED: 11:48 AM MDT Apr 27, 2013 
EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. -

The El Paso County Sheriff's office said a suspicious package near Peterson Road and Highway 24 was a bag of empty food cans.

Deputies showed up to the scene Saturday morning when they got a report of a suspicious package.. 

Officials said there were no evacuations.