SFPD Determine Suspicious Package in Inner Richmond Not Hazardous

The San Francisco Police Department’s bomb squad determined a suspicious package in the city’s Inner Richmond neighborhood this afternoon was not a threat, a police spokeswoman said.

The package was reported at about 3:15 p.m. when someone found a box, about 20 inches wide and 20 inches high, on the sidewalk near the intersection of Geary and Arguello boulevards, San Francisco police spokeswoman Officer Grace Gatpandan said.

Shortly before 5 p.m., San Francisco police Sgt. Monica MacDonald said the box was determined to be empty.

Hannah Albarazi, Bay City News

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