By CBSBoston.com Staff

SEABROOK, N.H. (CBS) — A Seabrook, New Hampshire Market Basket had to be evacuated Tuesday morning when a pressure cooker was found in the grocery store’s parking lot.

A caller reported finding the pressure cooker in a shopping cart just before 11 a.m. The Paper Store was also evacuated by local police “out of an abundance of caution.”

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The New Hampshire State Police Explosive Disposal Unit responded and determined that the pressure cooker was not a threat. Police are still investigating why the device was left in a shopping cart.

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“This incident is a perfect example of ‘See Something, Say Something’,” Seabrook Police Chief Brett Walker said in a statement. “The caller recognized the device and that it was out of place and contacted the police.”

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CBSBoston.com Staff