Melbourne Police take suspect into custody for leaving package at theater

Package left in bathroom


MELBOURNE, Fla. – The Melbourne Police Department said they have identified a Pinellas County woman as a suspect in connection with package left at a Melbourne movie theater.

The Melbourne Police Department said that Dawn Coleen Laughlin, 53, from Pinellas County, was taken into custody pending charges that she left a package at the a Melbourne theater Friday night.

The Oaks 10 Theaters at 1800 West Hibiscus Ave. were evacuated after the package was left in a bathroom.

Police said someone found the item, and there was no phoned threat.