Lava rocks spark scare in Kakaako

A suspicious package found in Kakaako Monday afternoon turned out to be a bag containing lava rocks.

Honolulu Police were called to Keawe Street at about 4:30 p.m.

HPD’s bomb squad responded and found two lava rocks in the package.

The package was addressed to the U.S. Geological Survey with no return address.

Police closed Keawe Street from Ala Moana Boulevard to Ilalo Street while they investigated.

The area was reopened at about 6:40 p.m.

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