Police clear suspicious package found in downtown Orlando

Package turns out to be suitcase, according to Lynx PIO

Published On: Apr 25 2013 06:56:16 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 26 2013 05:57:33 AM EDT
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ORLANDO, Fla. -

Orlando police have cleared a report of a suspicious package found on a bus in downtown Orlando.

Orlando FD said the package was reported at Orange Avenue and Amelia Street, shutting down both streets in the area.

According to Lynx PIO, the package turned out to be just a suitcase and nothing harmful, but police took the situation seriously and shut down the roads as a safety precaution.

After 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Orlando police cleared the scene.