UPDATE: Howard Avenue Closed in Amherstburg Due to Suspicious Package

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Officers with the Windsor Police Amherstburg Detachment have reopened Howard Avenue after a suspicious package investigation Friday.

Howard Avenue was closed in both directions between County Road 8 and North Side Road in Amherstburg, Ont. around 9:30 a.m.

Police reopened the road just after 4 p.m. after it was determined the package posed no threat to public safety.

Windsor Policer Services' Amherstburg Detachment thanks the public for their patience.