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OPP investigate suspicious item in Springwater, determine no threat to public safety

Police have investigated reports of a suspicious item in Springwater and say there is no threat to public safety.
Police have investigated reports of a suspicious item in Springwater and say there is no threat to public safety. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graeme Roy

OPP determined there was no threat to public safety after officers were called to investigate a reported suspicious item around 12:30 p.m. Thursday in Springwater.

According to police, the Anne Street area experienced a heavy police presence and was closed to the public during the investigation.

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The area opened back up to the public at  6 p.m. on Thursday, officers say.

OPP say those who notice suspicious activity in their neighbourhood should call 911.

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