Bomb squad investigates suspicious package in Silverton - KPTV - FOX 12

Bomb squad: Suspicious package in Silverton was a gym bag

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SILVERTON, OR (KPTV) -

An Oregon State Police Bomb Squad responded to a report of a suspicious package in Silverton on Friday morning.

Silverton police said someone found the object on the 200 block of First Street outside a number of businesses.

After examining the item, the bomb squad determined it was a gym bag filled with clothes and personal items, and it was not a threat to public safety.

The Silverton police chief said they will work on finding the owner and returning the bag.

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