Pressure cooker prompts bomb response at Square One Mall
SAUGUS, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) – A pressure cooker left in the parking lot of the Square One Mall in Saugus prompted bomb response Monday.
State police responded to the mall, located at 1201 Broadway, for the report of a suspicious package left near a car at about just before 11:30 a.m. The state police bomb squad and fire marshal also responded.
Investigators said the package was a pressure cooker but there was nothing inside.
The mall was closed; however, the area where the device was found has been secured.
Officials said they were reviewing security footage from the area. An investigation was ongoing.