Fry's evacuated in Glendale after bomb scare

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Case blown up by police

GLENDALE -- Glendale Police evacuated a Fry's supermarket located at 67th avenue and Bethany Home road due to a bomb scare.

The incident occured when a customer notified an off-duty police officer to something suspicious outside of the store Friday evening.

According to police, a briefcase or suitcase was left on top of a propane tank rack outside of the store.

The Glendale Bomb Squad was called to the scene. They used a shotgun to disarm any potential device inside the case.

The evacuation lasted about an hour and a half.