SAVANNAH, GA (May 7, 2017) Around 8:00 p.m. on Saturday May 6, 2017, SCMPD responded to a report of a suspicious package on the top floor of the State Street parking garage.
Officers located a suspicious package with a cell phone and wires on top of it on the top floor of the parking garage. As a precaution the garage was evacuated and neighboring streets were shut down. The SCMPD Explosives Ordinance Disposal (EOD) Team was contacted and responded to the scene. EOD rendered the package safe and determined that the package was not a bomb.
The package may have been a film prop from a student movie that had filmed in the area.
Anyone with information on this incident should call 911, or contact the SCMPD tip line by dialing (912) 525-3124.
Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.