LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Metro Red Line in downtown Los Angeles was shut down for a few hours Friday morning after a suspicious package was reportedly found.
The item was reported to be seen around 5:40 a.m. under a staircase on the Red Line platform at Olive and 5th streets, sheriff’s officials said.READ MORE: Hot Housing Market Driving Up Home Prices Across Southland
The bomb squad was called to the scene to investigate.READ MORE: California Will Keep Mask Mandate In Place Until June 15
The station was reopened and the Red Line resumed service at 8:45 a.m.MORE NEWS: Family Of George Floyd Joins Family Of Anthony McClain, Of Pasadena, Who Was Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting
No further details were released.