ST. GEORGE – A suspicious container in the street near the intersection of Bluff Street and Sunset Boulevard caught police attention last night.
A five-gallon bucket sitting in the roadway raised suspicions and police responded at 9:58 p.m., St. George Police Sgt. Sam Despain said. The Department’s bomb squad was deployed to investigate as a precautionary measure.
The bomb squad took X-rays and determined the bucket was filled with organic or hydroponic fertilizer.
As it turned out, the the bucket had fallen off a truck.
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