Bomb squad called for suspicious backpack at police station

Piqua suspicious bag

PIQUA, Ohio (WDTN)– Police officers call the bomb squad after discovering an abandoned backpack left outside the police station.

Lt. Jason Preston said an officer found the backpack around 4:00 p.m. Saturday

It was by itself next to police cruisers in the parking lot of the police station.

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Police block off parking lot to investigate backpack

Because of the location, and suspicious nature of the bag– they called the Dayton bomb squad to investigate.

They inspected, and x-rayed the bag and determined there was no bomb or threat.

The bag was full of clothes, but officials still don’t know why it was left there.

 

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