Sacramento Police: ‘Suspicious Suitcase’ Near Jail Found to be Empty

SACRAMENTO — Officers were in downtown Sacramento near the Sacramento County Main Jail investigating what the police department deemed a “suspicious suitcase.”

The Sacramento Police Department reports the suitcase was left on I Street, between 6th and 7th streets.

The scene was cleared by around 7:15 p.m. after the police department’s bomb squad discovered the suitcase was empty and not a threat.

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