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Overland Park police respond to potential threat Saturday near Lamar Avenue, 80th Street

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Posted at 5:07 PM, May 18, 2024

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Overland Park Police Department's Explosive Ordnance Unit Disposal team responded to a possible threat Saturday.

At 4:45 p.m., the police department posted on social media the team was responding to the area of Lamar Avenue and 80th Street in Overland Park.

Members of the public were asked to avoid the area.

Shortly before 6:30 p.m., OPPD provided an update the team had safely cleared the area.