Suspicious device found outside of clubhouse at Sarasota apartment complex, scene cleared

Posted at 9:34 AM, Dec 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-13 09:56:51-05

The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office's Hazardous Devices Unit and Sarasota HAZMAT responded to reports of a suspicious device found at a clubhouse in the Strathmore Riverside Villas apartment complex in Sarasota. 

Deputies say a maintenance supervisor found something outside of the front door on Tuesday morning around 7:45 a.m. 

The clubhouse is located in the 2700 block of Riverbluff Parkway. 

As of 9:52 a.m. the scene was cleared and deputies say it is non-hazardous. The "suspicious device" ended up being several  plastic and glass bottles, screws and debris. 



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