The bomb squad has been called to a Pueblo area grocery store after a robbery, police said.
According to Captain Kenny Rider with PPD, on Monday afternoon a man walked into Natural Grocers, located on 29th Street near the Pueblo Mall, where he handed a clerk a note. The note said that he had a bomb and for them to give him money.
Rider said that after the clerk handed over some cash the man left the store. A short while later employees found a bag in the front of the store and the bomb squad was called to the building to investigate as a precaution.
Rider noted that the store had been evacuated while the bomb squad was on scene.
The suspicious device was determined to not be a bomb.