Police are on scene in northwest Calgary where a suspicious package was left in the middle of a street Friday night after 9 p.m. (Photo: Darren Wright)

A police tactical unit removed a suspicious package that  was discovered in the middle of a street in northwest Calgary Friday evening.

The package was discovered on Bermondsey Road NW, shortly after 9 p.m.

Police contained the area and a tactical unit was notified.

Around 10:20 p.m., the tactical team picked up the package and removed it without incident.

A police spokesperson said multiple 911 calls were received about a gunshot, but that it appears the package is what is causing the commotion.

No other details were available.

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