NO EXPLOSIVE: Iowa City Package Wasn’t Bomb
Iowa City police say a suspicious package found in downtown Sunday was not a bomb.
Police are still investigating, but they say at no time was the safety of the public jeopardized.
Sunday evening around 6:00, police blocked off several areas of downtown, and called in the Johnson County Metro Bomb Squad.
Police say the suspicious package was found on East Washington Ave in a mailbox.
The package was detonated a couple hours later with a water cannon.