Police Issue All-Clear After Investigating Suspicious Package in Brooklyn - NBC New York

Police Issue All-Clear After Investigating Suspicious Package in Brooklyn

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Brooklyn Street Shut Down as Authorities Investigate Suspicious Package

    Authorities were responding to reports of a suspicious device in Brooklyn Monday. (Published Monday, May 22, 2017)

    Police have issued an all-clear in Brooklyn after investigating a suspicious package.

    Authorities shut down a part of McDonald Avenue in Gravesend Monday afternoon as they investigated the package. A photo tweeted by the NYPD's 62nd Precinct showed an Emergency Service Unit vehicle on scene. 

    The all-clear was issued before 4 p.m., and the street was reopened.

    Futher details on the exact nature of the package or device weren't immediately available.  

    Get the latest from NBC 4 New York anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android