Suspicious Package at 15th Street Kroger in Augusta

UPDATED ON 6: Bomb Squad, Sheriff Clear Scene on15th Street After Suspicious Package (Image 1)
UPDATED ON 6: Bomb Squad, Sheriff Clear Scene on15th Street After Suspicious Package (Image 1)

Richmond County deputies and the bomb squad investigated a suspicious package at the 15th Street Kroger on Saturday.

Crews got the call around 5 p.m.

This call was in regards to a
suspicious package next to propane tanks.

Upon arrival, Deputies notified the
Richmond County's Bomb Squad as well as the Augusta Fire Department.  

The
scene was temporarily blocked off until it was deemed safe again.

After
the bomb squad investigated the suspicious package, it was declared to be a
book bag containing miscellaneous items.

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