Bomb Squad Finds Clothes In Suspicious Package Near Oklahoma County Jail

Friday, January 11th 2013, 1:11 pm
By: News 9

A suspicious package found near the Oklahoma County Jail, just west of downtown Oklahoma City, turned out to be a duffel bag filled with clothes, according to the Oklahoma City police.

According to police, the suspicious duffel bag was found just after 11:30 a.m. Friday at Shartel Avenue and Couch Drive.

A bomb squad responded to the scene. Authorities blocked off the streets in the area while the bomb squad investigated the package.

No evacuations were ordered during the investigation.