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Bomb squad on scene of suspicious car

July 30, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
The LAPD bomb squad is on the scene of a suspicious car loaded with about 50 pressurized tanks in South Los Angeles.The Volvo was spotted parked on the street just after 2 p.m. in front of a Planned Parenthood facility at 30th and Hope streets Thursday.

The trunk was full of dozens of items that looked to be pressurized water tanks. The area has been evacuated.

The bomb squad says there have been no threats made, but is taking all precautions. They sent in a robot to check out the car. Once the all clear was given, police officers moved in. They opened the door, and began taking all the canisters out of the car.

No damage or other incidents were reported.

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