Emergency officials respond to suspicious package in West Ashley


Charleston Police, fire and EMS, are responding to the 1600 block of Timothy street, after a call about a suspicious package.

Police confirmed that a resident found a balloon in their mailbox, that had a white powder on it.

Charleston Police say that powder was bicarbonate.

Dispatch informed us that the call came in at 4:26 p.m.

Crews were on the scene for several hours.

We have reached out to Charleston Police for more information on this incident.

We will update this story as soon as we learn more.

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