Suspicious device found in Sherman Oaks ruled safe

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. – A suspicious device found on the lawn of a home in Sherman Oaks Monday morning, prompting a Los Angeles Police Department bomb squad response, was ultimately determined not to pose a threat.

The bomb squad responded to the area of Hazeltine Avenue and Ventura Boulevard around 7:12 a.m. Monday, according to the LAPD’s Media Relations Division. 

It was not immediately clear what the device was.

Firefighters and paramedics were called out to the location, by police, at 8:56 a.m. as a standby, the Los Angeles Fire Department reported.

No injuries were reported and no evacuations were ordered, according to police.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.