PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police responded to an alleged bomb threat at St. Paul Cathedral on Fifth Avenue.
Police responded to a call about an unattended suitcase left inside the cathedral just before 10 a.m. The Bomb Squad x-rayed the bag and removed it from the building using a robot.READ MORE: Holy Cow, Not Again! More Bovines Get Loose In West Virginia
Police also evacuated anyone out of the lower floors of the church in case there was an active bomb inside the suitcase.READ MORE: Anti-Violence Organizations In Pittsburgh React To New Law Enforcement Initiatives
Upon inspection from a K-9 and bomb squad technician, nothing suspicious was found inside the bag. An additional examination of the church was made to look for any other unattended bags or packages, but nothing else was discovered.MORE NEWS: UPMC Doctors Trying To Raise Awareness About Benefits Of Naps For First Responders
Pittsburgh Police are currently investigating.