LONG BRANCH: City Public Safety Director Jason Roebuck said an "unattended package found at Pier Village was investigated by the Long Branch Police on Wednesday night, June 24.
Roebuck said the package was found at Festival Plaza and that Pier Village was blocked off as a precaution from about 9:30 p.m. to just before 11:30 p.m. He said the package ended up containing an old VHS camcorder that had been left at the scene.
Police asked people to stay indoors while the incident was under investigation and the New Jersey State Police were called for assistance.
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