A “suspicious” suitcase that was discovered near the Fruit Street Sitting Area this morning is not a threat and has been reclassified as “found property” according the officials at the scene.
These dispatches came in earlier this morning from BHB readers:
Huge activity over by the fruit street sitting area of the promenade – the area is roped off and it looks like the bomb squad is there.
Columbia Heights cordoned off for a block or two from Orange to Cranberry / Midagh this morning as police check out a suspicious package on the ledge overlooking the BQE. Sounds like the bomb truck might be here now. Stay tuned…