Suspicious package found near theater on Okinawa base
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.