Police Investigate Suspicious Device in the area of Charlesgate East and Commonwealth Avenue

 

At about 11:37 AM, Thursday, November 07, 2013, a detail officer from District D-4 (South End) discovered a Suspicious Device in the area of Charlesgate East and Commonwealth Ave., South End.

The officer observed what appeared to be an unattended pressure cooker.  The bomb squad responded to the scene and performed a controlled detonation of the device in assistance with the Massachusetts State Police. No explosives were found. 

The Boston Police Department is actively investigating facts and circumstances surrounding this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call District D-4 (South End) detectives at 617-343-5619.