LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Police were investigating a suspicious device aboard a catering truck at Los Angeles International Airport Thursday afternoon.
According to LAX police, officers were called to 6901 West Imperial Highway around 3:15 p.m. after a suspicious item was found on a catering truck that supplies airlines with food.READ MORE: Report: Super Bowl LVI Will Bring Up To $477 Million To LA Economy
The bomb squad responded and found the device deep inside the truck’s bumper.READ MORE: NBA Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Continues To Advocate For COVID-19 Vaccines
There were originally reports of the device resembling a type of hand grenade.MORE NEWS: NLCS Game 5 Preview: It's Do-Or-Die For Dodgers Baseball
The device was later deemed to be fake and all threats were cleared.