Downtown Windsor street deemed safe after police investigate 'suspicious' package

Suspicious package investigation in Windsor, Ont. on Wednesday, June 6, 2021. (Bob Bellacicco / CTV Windsor)

Windsor police investigated a suspicious package near police headquarters.

Officers responded to a report of a suspicious package in the 100 block of Goyeau at 7:32 a.m. on Wednesday.

The Explosive Disposal Unit attended the area to investigate. About two hours later the area was deemed safe.

Chatham Street from McDougall to Goyeau was closed for traffic and pedestrians, but has since reopened.

The Investigation has concluded and the area has been deemed safe. Roads will open shortly. Thank you for your patience in this matter. Case# 21-47776^TN https://t.co/36GNpenAix

— Windsor Police (@WindsorPolice) June 2, 2021