All Clear: Police Called to Federal Building for Suspicious Package

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland Police were called to the Federal Building located at E. 9th Street and Lakeside Monday morning for a suspicious package.

The officers were called to the building around 7:43 a.m. after a boxed package was found wrapped in tape.

Cleveland Police determined it was not an explosive device and were able to clear the scene by 9:15 a.m.

The investigation caused traffic back-ups in the downtown area for approximately a half hour.

The building was never evacuated.

Police have yet to say what the package ended up being.

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