KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, police said a suspicious package reported at a Crossroads intersection was not a bomb, and streets would be reopened after a two-hour closure.
Police said they received a report about the package at West 20th Street and Oak Street around 8:30 a.m.
Detectives from the department’s bomb and arson unit responded to investigate.
At 10:45 a.m., Sgt. Jake Becchina, a police spokesman, said the package was opened and determined not to be a bomb. Police planned to reopen streets in the area shortly, Becchina said.