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Police confirm Whole Foods suitcase no longer suspicious

Posted by Chris Caesar  March 19, 2014 12:35 PM

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Bomb Suit2.jpgCourtesy of Zac Loomer.

Update 1:03 p.m.: Universal Hub reports that the suitcase is considered no 'longer suspicious' by investigators. The Symphony Whole Foods has since re-opened.

A spokesman for the Boston Police confirmed officers responded to Whole Foods at 11:57 a.m., and that the scene has been cleared.

Original story: Universal Hub is reporting that a suspicious package at the Symphony Whole Foods has prompted an evacuation and police response.

Authorities were alerted to an unattended silver briefcase in the Westland Avenue store around noon Wednesday, according to editor Adam Gaffin:

Boston.com will provide more updates as they become available.

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