Suspicious package found at Compton Park just sand - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Suspicious package found at Compton Park just sand

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - At 1:03P.M. this afternoon, Alexandria Police responded to a suspicious package located at Compton Park near Nachman Elementary School.

The area was immediately secured with Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) protocol set in place.


EOD tech's from the Louisiana State Police and the FBI responded and rendered the device safe.

APD said further investigation by the teams identified the package's as Military Ammo cans filled with sand that were used as weights for training purpose.

There are no other details regarding this incident available for release at this time.


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