BPD, bomb squad on site of yet another suspicious West End package

BPD, bomb squad on site of yet another suspicious West End package

A suspicious package was allegedly reported in the area of HEB grocery and Bay Bright car wash on Dowlen Road in Beaumont the morning of Tuesday, May 22, according to employees of nearby businesses. Traffic was being diverted in the area, with limited access to properties and stores.

Additional information from police at the scene detailed the scenario as first responders and bomb squad officers arrived to find an unattended box left in the median of the roadway between Alter’s Gem Jewelers and Delaware Street.

There are currently no reports of whether the threat is legitimate. 

 

UPDATE:

Beaumont Police Department officers report the package has been checked out and the "all-clear" given shortly before noon.

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