UPDATE: Bomb squad detonates suspicious package near City Hall

Posted at 5:09 AM, Aug 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-15 09:05:47-04

A suspicious package was found near City Hall at 12th and Oak Monday morning in Kansas City, Missouri.

Police were called to the scene around 4:30 a.m. after a suspicious box was located.

The bomb squad detonated the package around 6:20 a.m. No one was injured. 

Police say the box was a hard case that contained a tripod and camera equipment.  

Streets around City Hall have now been reopened to traffic. 


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