JSO: Suspicious package reported near Regency Walmart
Bomb squad determine device was pressure cooker
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A suspicious package was reported Thursday night near the Regency Walmart, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.
Police were called to investigate shortly before 9 p.m. at 98p0 Hutchinson Park Road after a citizen notified police of a suspicious package in the Walmart parking lot.
The object was a pressure cooker that was left near a shopping cart return, police said.
Police evacuated the Regency Walmart as a precaution.
The Bomb Squad was called to investigate and determined the device was empty and there was no threat associated with it, police said.
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