Report of Suspicious Object Brings Bomb Squad to Men’s Restroom in McKinleyville
On August 11, 2018, at about 6 p.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Communications Center received a report of a suspicious object in the men’s restroom at Hiller Park in McKinleyville.
The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Team was dispatched to investigate. An EOD deputy rendered the object safe and upon inspection found no threat to the public.
If you encounter a suspicious object in your neighborhood, do not handle it and keep others from going near it. Call your local law enforcement at 9-1-1.