Suspicious package deemed safe

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A suspicious package found in Chesterfield Sunday afternoon was ruled safe.

It was found in the parking lot of the Jefferson Davis Highway flea market.

Chesterfield, state police, and the bomb squad responded.

The neighboring Food Lion was evacuated while state police x-rayed the package.

Turns out it was no threat at all. The package was an old type writer.

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