Police: Suspicious suitcase found near the Overture not a threat
MADISON, Wis. — Madison Police said the suspicious suitcase found near the Overture Center Friday night was not a threat.
Around 8 p.m. Nov. 16, officers were called to the intersection of State Street and North Henry Street for a report of a suspicious bag.
When they arrived, they found a suitcase padlocked and chained to a bike rack.
Subsequently, the area around the bag was cordoned off and the Dane County Explosive Ordinance Disposal team responded to assist.
Ultimately, officers deemed the bag non-threatening and cleared the scene.
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