.

UPDATED: Police Evacuate America's Best Value Inn on Report of Suspicious Device

Authorities were on scene Friday afternoon to investigate the device and destroy it in the back parking lot of the hotel.

UPDATE (6:25 p.m.) - Emergency personnel destroyed what was deemed to be a "suspicious device" in the parking lot behind  Friday afternoon.

More than 20 people were evacuated from hotel at 105 Washington St. in Foxborough early Friday evening after and personnel responded to a report of a suspicious device in the hotel. 

Tenants were able to return to their rooms nearly two hours after being evacuated. 

Massachusetts State Police Bomb Squad were on scene to investigate the suspicious device, and destroyed it in the back parking lot after moving to the parking lot behind the hotel around 5:30 p.m.

Foxborough Patch will update with more information as it becomes available. 

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something