FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department, the Lee County Sheriff's Office, and the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force all investigated a suspicious bag left on the 1900 block of Victoria Ave. just after 2:00 p.m. It was discovered that the bag was full of clothing a transient had left behind.
A bomb robot, along with bomb-sniffing dogs were deployed. A short time later, bomb technicians began suiting up to examine the contents of a backpack found along side of the building.
The package was detonated, and it was then determined to be full of clothing.
Victoria Ave. was closed for hours as law enforcement investigated.