Suspicious package in Woodland Park was a cadet's experiment

Photo courtesy: Woodland Park Underground

WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (KKTV) - Police responded to reports of a suspicious package on Wednesday that ended up just being a cadet's class project.

The Woodland Park Police Department was called to Henrietta Avenue on the report of a suspicious item. They blocked off a small area and soon discovered the item belonged to an Air Force Academy cadet and posed no danger.

Police wanted to thank the public for their assistance in the incident. Law enforcement agencies across the country, including the Department of Homeland Security, continue to remind the public to say something if they see something suspicious.