Suspicious Package Found Along Canal Bank Non-Explosive

The Fresno Police Department bomb squad on Friday morning was sent out to handle a suspicious package found near a canal bank along Shields and Millbrook avenues.

Initial reports said someone found a device with wires connected to a small battery.

Officials later identified the package as a non-explosive.

Fresno Fire Department spokesman said the package consisted of various computer parts wrapped in a blanket with a Bio Hazard warning.