Austin PD: ‘Incendiary device’ not bomb found at Goodwill dropoff

AUSTIN, Texas— The Austin Police Department reported there was no package explosion in south Austin on Tuesday night.

According to APD, An ‘incendiary device’ was recovered in what was thought to be a package bomb in the 9600 block of Brodie Ln.

Police do not believe this device is related to the previous package bombing.

The bomb scare comes on the hills of 5 other explosions in Texas’ capital within a week. The most recent bombing happened around 1 a.m. at a FedEx sorting center near San Antonio, law enforcement agencies said Tuesday evening.


This is a developing story.