Suspicious Object At Congressman’s Office Determined Not Hazardous
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Bomb squad personnel have determined that the suspicious object found outside the Vista office of Congressman Darrell Issa was harmless, a sheriff's lieutenant said.
Authorities were called shortly after 1:30 p.m. to investigate the object discovered at the office. The object was a plastic bottle, containing liquid that was not hazardous, he said.
Authorities evacuated the building as a precaution, according to a sheriff's department spokesman.
The building at 1800 Thibodo Road was closed, but has been cleared for re-entry by employees and the public.
City News Service contributed to this story.