Suspicious package turns up empty

March 26, 2008 8:36:26 AM PDT
Chicago police investigated a suspicious package found on the steps of a North Side school overnight. Nothing dangerous was found.

The package was on the steps of Goudy Elementary School on North Winthrop near Foster. The bomb and arson squad employed a robot detector device to scan the box for hazardous materials.

The package, which resembled a laptop bag, was empty.