Suspicious package found at downtown Houston building was no threat to public, police say

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HOUSTON – Several streets in downtown Houston were temporarily shut down Wednesday as police investigated a suspicious package found at a building.

The Wells Fargo Building in the 1000 block of Louisiana, where the package was found, was also evacuated, according to Houston police.

The intersections of Lamar at Louisiana and Smith at McKinney were closed until the scene was cleared.

No threat was found.