Police: Object found in Troy parking garage harmless

Posted at: 08/23/2013 10:45 AM | Updated at: 08/23/2013 1:14 PM
By: WNYT Staff

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Troy police investigate a suspicious item found in the Uncle Sam Atrium parking garage. They say it turned out to be harmless.


TROY - A suspicious package found at the Uncle Sam parking garage Friday morning in Troy turned out to be nothing to worry about.

A passerby notified police after finding the item.

Police say it turned out to be a flashlight-type cylindrical metal tube with tape on the end. They say the device was not purposely designed to look like an explosive device.

The item has been disposed of.



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