- Associated Press - Tuesday, January 28, 2014

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) - Police say a fake bomb was found inside a suspicious package found on a Fremont street.

The package was reported about 10:30 p.m. Monday.

Nebraska State Patrol bomb experts were called in. Nearby residents were asked to take cover in their basements while the bomb experts deployed a robot to check the package.

Police say there was an item inside the package that had been “dressed up to look like a bomb.”

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