NORTH HOLLYWOOD ( — Police say they are investigating a suspicious package inside a vehicle on Lankershim Boulevard in North Hollywood.

The Los Angeles Police Department says the incident began Wednesday afternoon as a traffic stop conducted by a motorcycle officer.

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According to the LAPD, the driver told the officer he had a bomb inside his vehicle, prompting officers to detain the man.

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A bomb squad was called to investigate and authorities determined that a threat had been made, but no device was located.

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no further information was immediately available.