SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Shreveport Fire Department's bomb squad has determined that a suspicious package found is not a threat.
Police received a call at 8:19 a.m. near the intersection of Texas Avenue and Murphy Street. Firefighters were on the scene shortly after.
According to Shreveport Fire Department spokesperson Skip Pinkston, a police officer spotted a suspicious looking object in was found on the roadway or sidewalk.
Roads were closed as authorities were able to investigate. There were no evacuations to nearby businesses.
An x-ray determined that there was nothing dangerous inside the package, according to authorities on the scene. Fire crews were able to leave the scene at 10:13 a.m.