Griffith Observatory Temporarily Evacuated In Bomb Scare – Access Now Restored

The Griffith Observatory, an iconic Los Angeles landmark and a location for many classic films and television shows, was evacuated Saturday afternoon after a suspicious package was reported on the grounds.
A park ranger requested Los Angeles Police Dep…

The Griffith Observatory, an iconic Los Angeles landmark and a location for many classic films and television shows, was evacuated Saturday afternoon after a suspicious package was reported on the grounds. A park ranger requested Los Angeles Police Department assistance around 1 PM. The LAPD said an employee noticed the package outside on the east side of the building. LAPD told visitors and hikers on nearby trails to evacuate. Upon further investigation, the package was…