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.
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.
‘Suspicious device’ investigation in Whole Foods parking lot
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Fire officials, a bomb squad unit and HAZMAT team were at the scene investigating.
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