HCSO Investigates Suspicious Object in Freshwater, Contents Determined to be Safe

Eureka, Ca. (KIEM) — The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Explosive Ordnance Disposal team is called out to investigate a suspicious object in Freshwater.

Thursday evening just after 7 pm, a community member contact the Sheriff’s Office to report a suspicious object discovered the 5800 block of Myrtle Avenue in Freshwater. The explosive ordnance disposal team responded to the scene to investigate. Deputies x-rayed the object and determined the contents to be safe. There is no perceived threat to the public at this time.

HCSO reminds the public if they see something suspicious or out of place in your neighborhood to contact law enforcement.