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Portland, Corpus Christi Police responding to suspicious package at shopping center

Posted at 1:12 PM, Mar 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-27 15:57:22-04

UPDATE: Officers have cleared the area after it was determined that the suspicious package was not a threat.


Officers from the Portland and Corpus Christi Police Departments are responding to a report of a suspicious package at a Portland shopping center.


Portland PD says roads are blocked off in the are around the Crescent Shopping Center in Portland after a report of a suspicious package found on a dumpster at 1021 U.S. Highway 181 in Portland .

Business at the shopping center and a nearby dry cleaner have been evacuated as a precaution while officers from the CCPD bomb squad investigate.

Posted by City of Portland Police Department on Wednesday, March 27, 2019


This is a developing story and more information will be reported as it becomes available.