Suspicious package causes panic in Istanbul

ISTANBUL: A suspicious package which was left on the street in Istanbul’s Kucukcekmece district on Tuesday caused panic among citizens.

The package which was designed like a bomb was noticed by the pedestrians on Halkali Street. Police along with a bomb squad arrived at the scene and closed street to traffic.

A bomb specialist detonated the bomb and determined that there was no explosive material in the package which was designed like a bomb deliberately.

Police launched an investigation into the incident.

SOURCE: CIHAN