Suspicious package in Dunedin found to be no threat

Author
Newstalk ZB Staff,
Section
Emergency,
Publish Date
Friday, 16 June 2017, 6:41PM
NZ Police (Photo / NZH)
NZ Police (Photo / NZH)

A bomb alert which caused major disruption central Dunedin this afternoon is over.

A suspicious package at Moray Place, Dunedin has been rendered safe and was found to be no threat.

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All cordons have been stood down.

The army bomb squad was called in to deal with the package - it was detonated and found to be inert.

Police will now launch an investigation into the origins of the package.

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