Port Chester police investigate backpack left on bus
Police in Port Chester are investigating a package found on a bus this morning, even though they have since confirmed that its contents were non-hazardous. The incident occurred at the intersection of North Main Street and Putnam Avenue when the driver checked his bus after completing his morning trip. The authorities were contacted after the driver found a backpack sitting on the floor. A bomb squad unit responded to the scene, where they determined the backpack to contain personal items, such as eyeglasses and reading materials. Police say they are still investigating why the bag was left in the first place.