Comments for: Beeping cellphone causes bomb scare in Portland

Posted May 19, 2012, at 2:45 p.m.
Last modified May 20, 2012, at 5:38 a.m.

PORTLAND | Portland police say a suspicious package that was placed into a U.S. Postal Service mailbox and led to the evacuation of several downtown blocks turned out to be a purse with a beeping cellphone inside. Portland police evacuated the area after a person told police about 1 …

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