March 25, 2013

Upscale L.A. Mall ‘Beverly Center’ Evacuated!

Scary news as The Beverly Center was evacuated for over an hour Sunday when a “suspicious package” was spotted by an unidentified person in the back seat of a car.

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The owner of the vehicle in question said that someone had placed a suspicious package in the back seat of his vehicle, which was not there when he first parked, said Los Angeles police officer Norma Eisenman of the Media Relations office.

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ALL three-levels of the mall, employees and everything, were evacuated before 1:30 p.m. LAPD Bomb Squad trucks were spotted there.

 Upscale L.A. Mall Beverly Center Evacuated!

Authorities rendered the area safe at about 4:15 p.m., Eisenman said.

“The device was detonated,” Eisenman said. “Things are expected to return to normal at the mall shortly.”

No injuries were reported.

 Upscale L.A. Mall Beverly Center Evacuated!


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