SANTA MONICA (CBSLA.com) — Police Thursday investigated the circumstances surrounding a suspicious package in Santa Monica.
Shortly before 10:30 a.m., officers responded to a threat of a suspicious package located in the 1500 block of Ocean Boulevard, according to the Santa Monica Police Department.READ MORE: Ticketholders To Filipino Festival FAHMfest Find Empty Parking Lot In San Pedro
Upon their arrival, authorities learned a woman claimed to have a bomb.
A bomb squad was then called to the scene to determine if any explosives were in the area.READ MORE: Lakers Lose To Warriors 121-114
No injuries or evacuations were reported.
The woman was detained at the scene for questioning.
As a precaution, streets were closed between Ocean Avenue and Main Street, and between Colorado Avenue and Pico Boulevard.MORE NEWS: One Shot In Beverly Hills Robbery Outside Restaurant
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