HURLEY, Mo. -

The Springfield Bomb Squad was in Hurley, Monday morning, investigating a suspicious package found outside the town's post office. 

Officials say a wooden box was found wrapped in duct tape and had wires protruding from it. 

The bomb squad secured the area and took an x-ray of the box. Nothing was found inside. 

Authorities later determined the box belonged to a child, who had made it to use as a speaker box.