Roads reopen after suspicious package investigation near downtown Richmond YMCA

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Police have given the all clear after a “suspicious package” in the area around the YMCA on Franklin Street in downtown Richmond caused the facility to be evacuated.

Police investigated after they were called around 6:30 for a suspicious package that was left in the area.

This is near the intersection of West Franklin Street and North Foushee Street.

Roads were closed for several hours while officers from the bomb squad investigated. They have since determined that there is no cause for concern and reopened the area to the public.

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