Suspicious box with blinking light prompts bomb squad investigation at NW Harris County park
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Harris County authorities responded to reports of a suspicious box with a blinking light in a Harris County park Monday night.
Authorities said the box was reported at a park near the intersection of Royal Village Drive and Royal Blue Drive.
Harris County bomb squad investigators determined that the box was not a threat.
Surrounding homes were evacuated, according to authorities.
Thankfully, all clear! Pct. 1 deputies have cleared the scene near 11300 of Royal Village St. at 2600 Royal Blue. Suspicious box w/blinking light in park appears to be a hoax. Package deemed not harmful by Bomb Squad. Citizens now allowed back into nearby homes. pic.twitter.com/Ot2JPXcH7o— Constable Alan Rosen Harris County Pct. 1 (@Pct1Constable) March 20, 2018
Pct. 1 deputies securing scene near 11300 of Royal Village St. at 2600 Royal Blue. Citizen called in suspicious box w/blinking light in nearby park. Harris County SO Bomb Squad en route. Surrounding homes evacuated. pic.twitter.com/IjT2MiB0QQ— Constable Alan Rosen Harris County Pct. 1 (@Pct1Constable) March 20, 2018
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