Suspicious package investigation closes down Silver Lake street

Crowd gathers at West Silver Lake Drive | Andy Ralson

Crowd gathers at West Silver Lake Drive | Andy Ralston

SILVER LAKE – A section of West Silver Lake Drive near Tesla Avenue was closed this afternoon following the report of a suspicious package,  said Sgt. John Cuenca with the LAPD Northeast Division.  The bomb squad was brought in, and residents reported that streets were blocked off around 4:30 p.m.  But the bomb squad determined that the suspicious package was an empty suitcase, Cuenca said.

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