Suspicious package found at St. Louis County FedEx

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – The St. Louis County Bomb and Arson unit was called to a parking lot in south county Friday evening for a report of a suspicious package.

According to a county police spokesperson, the package was located at the FedEx store in the Southfield Shopping Center.

As a result, Lindbergh Boulevard was closed between Tesson Ferry and Baptist Church roads for nearly two hours.

Authorities ultimately detonated the suspicious item just after 9 p.m. Police reopened Lindbergh a short time later.