Woman arrested for having ‘suspicious device’ in car at Whole Foods in Henrico

UPDATE: Henrico police have arrested 52-year-old Daphne Page in connection with Friday’s bomb threat at Whole Foods. She is being charged with making a non-credible bomb threat.

Police said that the device in the backseat of a car in the Whole Foods parking lot turned out to be a device that looked like a bomb.

No one was injured in the incident and the building was not evacuated.

Image courtesy of Henrico County Police

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities in Henrico County are investigating a ‘suspicious device’ inside a vehicle in the parking lot of Whole Foods on West Broad Street in Glen Allen.

Police received reports of the suspicious device shortly after 5 p.m. Friday. When officers arrived, they spoke with an employee who made the call and saw the alleged device in the backseat of the vehicle.

Fire officials, a bomb squad unit and HAZMAT team were at the scene investigating.

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