The whole country is on edge after Monday's senseless bombing at the Boston Marathon, and unfortunately there was a scare in New Orleans Wednesady night.
A suitcase was left in parking garage #1 at the Superdome. Authorities shut Poydras Street down in both directions. A police department spokesman, says an unattended roller suitcase was found by a security guard just before 7 p.m.
A robot was sent in by N.O.P.D.'s bomb squad to inspect the suitcase. Its contents (miscellaneous papers)were ultimately found to be harmless.