Suspicious Item Cleared in Old Town

Two camouflage-print bags had been found leaning against a light pole

By Sarah Grieco
|  Tuesday, Feb 21, 2012  |  Updated 11:12 AM PDT
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Suspicious Item Cleared in Old Town

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The suspicious items found at 2415 San Diego Ave. in Old Town just before 10:30 a.m. turned out to be bags left by transients, according to San Diego Fire Department spokesperson Maurice Luque.

Two camouflage-print bags had been found leaning against a light pole on the balcony of a commercial building.

A bomb/arson squad took about 45 minutes to investigate, according to officials.

 

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