WEST MELBOURNE, Florida – Bomb squads inspected a suspicious package that was left at the West Melbourne Police Department on Monday.
The package was found at approximately 7:30 a.m. Businesses around the building were evacuated.
The building near the police department was closed and employees had been evacuated. Minton Road was shut down for about 1 hour.
Traffic was diverted onto Henry Avenue and Helen Avenue.
Investigators from Brevard County Sheriff’s Office deployed a robot to examine the package.
At approximately 9:30 a.m., Melbourne Police reported the area is “all clear” after inspecting the package.
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