Saturday, August 31, 2013

Suspicious Package Huetter Rest Area

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Idaho State Police
Regional Communication Center - North
615 W Wilbur Ave
Suite A
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83815

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District 1 (208) 209-8620 Fax (208) 209- 8618
District 2 (208) 799-5150

CASE # C13001814

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DATE: 08/31/13 TIME: 2:16 PM LOCATION: Eastbound Huetter Rest Area

ASSISTING AGENCIES: Spokane Bomb Disposal Unit

INCIDENT NARRATIVE: At approximately 2:16 PM today Idaho State Police received a call of a suspicious package at the Eastbound Huetter Rest Area on Interstate 90. Officers arrived on scene and located the item. They evacuated the area and requested the Spokane Bomb Disposal Unit respond. Spokane Bomb Disposal Unit arrived and x-rayed the package and deemed it not to be an explosive device. The rest area was closed for approximately and hour and a half.