Knoxville Bomb Squad detonates suspicious package

Knoxville Bomb Squad detonates suspicious package

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The Knoxville Bomb Squad detonated Friday night a suspicious package outside a business. The Knoxville Bomb Squad detonated Friday night a suspicious package outside a business.

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – The Knoxville Bomb Squad detonated Friday night a suspicious package outside a business.

The manager of the Family Dollar on Magnolia Avenue discovered the package around 4 p.m. It was a square metal case sitting next to the business.

The Knoxville Police Bomb Squad was called to the scene. Just before 7 p.m., the case was detonated.

No explosives were found. It's believed a customer mistakenly left it behind.

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