UPDATE, 10:20 p.m.: The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department has concluded their investigation at 7th /Metro Center and the station has reopened for service.
7th St/Metro CLOSED: Red Line SKIPS station, Expo/Blue Line turnback at Pico due to police activity. Bus shuttles requested pic.twitter.com/sjZOcmWM5Z
— Metro (@metrolosangeles) October 4, 2016
The 7th/Metro Center Station in downtown Los Angeles is currently closed while the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department completes an investigation of an unattended package. The station has been evacuated and will reopen once the LASD gives the all clear.
Blue Line and Expo Line trains are currently turning back at Pico Station. To complete your trip into downtown, please consider the Metro Silver Line,Metro Local 81 or DASH F. A complete list of suggested alternatives during disruptions can be viewed here.
Red and Purple Line trains are currently traveling all the way through to Union Station in both directions but not stopping at 7th/Metro. If you need to get from Pershing Square to Pico Station, consider walking to 7th/Metro and catching the bus, or try Line 30/330.
The area around the intersection of 7th Street and Flower Street has been closed to make room for LASD vehicles.
Bomb squad investigating suspicious package found on platform of Red Line train in downtown LA near 7th/Figueroa pic.twitter.com/gsKclwga3o
— ABC7 Eyewitness News (@ABC7) October 4, 2016
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