The Cobb County Superior Courthouse

The Cobb County Superior Courthouse

Roads in Marietta near the Cobb County Courthouse were closed Friday afternoon due to a report of a suspicious package, but county deputies determined there were not explosives.

Officer Chuck McPhilamy, spokesperson for Marietta Police, said the Cobb County Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of a suspicious package with K9 officers and ruled out explosives there. Roads near the courthouse were closed while a bomb squad collected the package, and were reopened at about 3:50 p.m. Thursday.

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