Police blow up suspicious package

June 24, 2013

Authorities detonated what they called a suspicious backpack found outside the federal courthouse Monday morning in downtown Indianapolis. The bag was spotted by a security guard about 2:45 a.m. along the sidewalk outside the courthouse. A police dog indicated explosives were present in the bag, leading to the decision to detonate it. Investigators believe the bag contained fireworks and drug paraphernalia.