No bomb, just a painting at 5th and Bernard

UPDATE: 10:20 a.m.

Spokane Police said after further investigation, the suspicious package turned out to be just painting. The scene has been cleared. 

Previous Coverage:

Spokane Police and their bomb squad unit are on scene investigating a suspicious package found near 5th and Bernard.

The call came in at around 7:30 a.m. after someone found the box sitting on top of a mailbox near the intersection of 5th and Bernard. Authorities tell us the package has a skull on it. The package has been removed from the mailbox and is currently being investigated by the bomb squad. 

(story and photo: Nichole Mischke, KHQ Right Now Reporter,

Sponsored Content

Sponsored Content