Bomb squad give all clear for suspicious package in Encino

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
The LAPD bomb squad shut down parts of Ventura Boulevard and Balboa Avenue in Encino to investigate a suspicious package that was found on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
The LAPD bomb squad shut down parts of Ventura Boulevard and Balboa Avenue in Encino to investigate a suspicious package that was found on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
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ENCINO, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- The Los Angeles Police Department bomb squad cleared what appeared to be a suspicious package that was found in the 16000 block of Ventura Boulevard in Encino.

Around 2 p.m., police were notified of a suspicious package near a commercial building in the area. The bomb squad ruled the item a non-threat two hours later.

During the investigation, streets surrounding the area were closed off.

The package contained a person's personal items, according to authorities.