Home
 
Choose Your City
Change City

Suspicious device prompts evacuation of Rittenhouse Square

The investigation closed the area to pedestrians and traffic.

Police evacuatedRittenhouse Square Tuesday afternoon after a suspicious device was reported in the Center City park.

Police told Metro that the bomb squad was called in after a beeping device was reported in the north side of the park.

After a short, yet tense investigation that closed the area to pedestrians and traffic, police discovered the device was an old carbon monoxide detector that was beeping from the trash.

 
 
You Might Also Like