Suspicious item calls for bomb squad

September 23, 2008 1:09:11 PM PDT
The bomb squad had to be called out Sunday afternoon in Malvern, Chester County. A suspicious item was found abandoned in Monument Park, at Monument and Malvern Avenues.

Traffic was diverted from the area, as police investigated.

Bomb technicians were called in, to evaluate the package, and ended up detonating it as a precaution.

The item turned out to be an empty suitcase.

No one was hurt.

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