Part of the King Of Prussia Mall has been evacuated and put on lock down due to a suspicious device being found. The device was near or in the Food Court in the mall.

Police are scouring the rest of the mall and have marked off the lower level Bloomingdales. It is confirmed that police and SWAT officers are on the scene in the mall.

Police were dispatched after the discovery of a device in a flower pot around 2pm local time, January 4th. It was first reported as a live grenade and those reports are yet to be confirmed. The police have yet to report on the origin of the device.