Suspicious package closes downtown streets

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police blocked off the area around 7th and East Cary streets and 8th and Main streets and are rerouting traffic after reports of a suspicious package at around 8:15 a.m. Friday morning.

As of 9:20 a.m., @RichmondPolice tweeted "Suspicious package investigation @ 7th & East Main Sts. concluded. Box not harmful. All streets have been reopened."

The contents of the box was a child's toy and determined to be safe.

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