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All clear at Las Vegas casino after suspicious package scare

Posted: 3:03 PM, Sep 21, 2016
Updated: 2016-09-21 23:16:28Z
Package prompts evacuation of Las Vegas casino
Package prompts evacuation of Las Vegas casino

Part of the Stratosphere hotel-casino in Las Vegas was been evacuated Wednesday after a suspicious package was found.

Las Vegas police say that they received a call at 1:22 p.m PT.

A spokesperson for the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department told the press during a briefing that it was a backpack containing some type of medical devices that prompted the evacuation.

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