Happening nearby: Police investigating suspicious object outside Alderwood Mall

Photo of the scene by Joe Julian

Updated Saturday at 8 a.m. with additional information.

Lynnwood Police cordoned off a large area outside Alderwood Mall on Friday night to investigate a suspicious package.

The closed area appears to be the south side of the mall, near the food court. Bomb technicians were called in to examine the object around 10:30 p.m.

Bomb technicians on the scene. (Photo courtesy Lynnwood Police)

Bomb technicians examined the object and determined it was not an explosive, Lynnwood Police said in a tweet. It was likely an object left behind by a customer.


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