GRPD investigate suspicious briefcase

Posted at 2:55 PM, Oct 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-26 14:55:26-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Police investigated a suspicious situation around a downtown bank Wednesday afternoon.

Police were seen surrounding the Huntington Bank branch at Pearl Street and Ottawa NW at about 2:00pm.

Police tell us that they called in a bomb squad to check out a suspicious briefcase at the scene.  A few minutes later they were able to determine that the briefcase contained books.

The scene has been cleared.