Suspicious package in front of Mizpah Congregation turns out to be box of books

Suspicious package in front of Mizpah Congregation turns out to be box of books

April 16th, 2014 by Tyler Jett in Local - Breaking News

Police on the scene of a suspicious package at 923 McCallie Ave.

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

Chattanooga Police determined that a "suspicious package" in front of the Mizpah Congregation at 923 McCallie Ave. this morning was actually a box of books.

A call to the police about 7:30 reported the suspicious package.

Police responded to the call and about 9:30 determined that it held a box of books.

Police say the suspicious package was delivered by the USPS from an individual who wanted to donate the books to the Mizpah Congregation Library.