An unidentified bag left at the Medicine Hat Police Building had officers taking no chances.

During the noon hour Tuesday, a woman went to the foyer of the station with a large black bag.

She noticed signs saying the building was locked and left the bag in the foyer area.

The Explosive Disposal Unit examined the bag and discovered it contained personal items.

Police are reminding residents personal property should not be left anywhere, and anyone that has found property should phone the non-emergency line at 403-529-8481.