Suspected Bomb in Brussels Found to Contain Just Cookies, Salt

  • Shopping center cordoned off in center of Belgian capital
  • City continues on elevated state of alert after March attacks

Police cars block the area as police officers gather at the scene of a bomb alert at the City2 shopping mall in the Rue Neuve in the city center of Brussels on June 21, 2016. Photographer: Seppe Knapen/AFP via Getty Images

Photographer: Seppe Knapen/AFP via Getty Images

Belgian police are questioning a male suspect arrested during a bomb scare at the City 2 shopping mall in the center of Brussels, the prosecutor’s office said. No explosives were found.

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