Subscribe

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — A suspicious package left near the Camp Foster movie theater forced military police to close Gate Two near the post exchange Monday.

Police and fire personnel arrived on scene at 10:13 a.m. and evacuated the area, according to a Marine spokesman.

Traffic was also closed and rerouted prior to the traffic light leading to the post office.

An explosive ordnance disposal team declared the scene safe at 1:28 p.m., the spokesman said. Details about the contents were unavailable Monday.


Stripes in 7



around the web


Sign Up for Daily Headlines

Sign-up to receive a daily email of today’s top military news stories from Stars and Stripes and top news outlets from around the world.

Sign up