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Bomb Scare in Venice Beach 4-1-12

Nope, it is not an April Fools joke. LAPD called out the bomb squad to Venice to deal with a “suspicious package” near Windward Circle. There was no bomb. Seems like the bomb squad gets called to Venice every few weeks these days?

Bomb Scare Venice Beach

I suppose better safe than sorry, but what exactly do they think people are going to blow up around here? Robert Graham sculptures?

Bomb Scare 1

Anyway, traffic was bad to begin with and is now worse. Don’t drive anywhere.

Bomb Scare 2

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