'Suspicious package' found at Henrico shopping center

Updated: Sep. 7, 2017 at 9:14 PM EDT
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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Henrico police responded to a suspicious package call at the Libbie Place shopping center.

The call came in around 4 p.m. The caller said they spotted a metal container that was near a trash can outside of a store.

Henrico police, fire, and the Explosive Ordnance Disposal team responded to investigate.  Crews determined it was a metal thermos container that had water in it.

There was no public safety threat, but PetSmart was closed while crews investigated.

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