Suspicious Package In Times Square Shuts Down Streets

Posted at 10:02 AM, May 29, 2013

generic police lightsNEW YORK. — Several streets were shut down in Times Square Wednesday morning as police investigated a suspicious package.

The NYPD bomb squad responded to the suspicious item on 42nd Street shortly after 9 a.m. and gave the all clear just before 10 a.m.

Streets in the area reopened a short time later.

No threat was located.