CPD on suspicious package: No hazardous materials found, all clear

Published: Sep. 24, 2016 at 3:01 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 26, 2016 at 10:27 AM EDT
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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The Columbia Police Department has given the all-clear after investigating a suspicious package that was located in downtown Columbia.

The package was located at the intersection of Bull Street and Taylor Street at about 10:15 a.m. Saturday. Officers shut down streets between Hampton Street and Blanding Street for their investigation.

Officers say the Columbia Fire Department was the first agency to locate the package and call it in.

This is the fourth suspicious package to be investigated this week. Two packages were found on Wednesday and another was found on Thursday.

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