Breaking News: Clawson wins special primary More »

Punta Gorda police check suspicious package

FOX 4 Staff

Photo: Video by fox4now.com

Punta Gorda police check suspicious package

CREATED Aug. 21, 2012

PUNTA GORDA, Fla. - Punta Gorda police received a call this morning about a suspicious package in the parking lot at Aqui Esta Drive and Bal Harbor Boulevard.

Units of the Lee County Sheriff's Office are assisting Punta Gorda police in assessing the situation.

A call to the police department said a package in the parking lot is a bomb.  But officers on the scene don't believe the package poses any threat but are taking precautions to make sure it is safe.

Loading...