WEST HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Sunset Boulevard was shut down for several hours Wednesday while police investigated a report of a suspicious package.
A suspicious package was reported at 7:50 a.m. in a parking lot in the 8000 block of West Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles police officials said. There were no threats reported in connection with the item.READ MORE: Residents Say Strong Stench In Carson Keeps Getting Stronger
At about 11:43 a.m., Los Angeles police said no explosives were found. The package turned out to be an unattended backpack filled with miscellaneous items.READ MORE: Man Suspected Of Stealing Truck Taken Into Custody Following Pursuit
LAPD officials said Sunset would reopen to traffic “shortly.”
No evacuations were ordered.MORE NEWS: LA Firefighters Respond To Fire At Suspected Marijuana Grow Operation In Canoga Park