September 08, 2012 16:14On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. Portland Police Officers assigned to East Precinct responded to a call of a suspicious device in the parking lot at the 1300 block of Northeast Halsey. Arriving Officers observed a suspicious device in a shopping cart and evacuated the area and established a large perimeter.
Officers also called out the Metro Explosives Disposal Unit. They are on scene and working to render the device safe.
No more details at this time.
Sgt. Pete Simpson