Police give all clear after suspicious package deemed safe at Miami Tower

MIAMI (WSVN) - Police have reopened all roads in the area where a suspicious package was found at the Miami Tower.

The bomb squad responded to the building, located at 100 S.E. Second St., and residents were evacuated at around 9 a.m., Tuesday.

An employee said they saw a suspicious package in a trash can.

A few roads were blocked off to vehicular and pedestrian traffic, including Miami Avenue to Southeast First Avenue, and Southeast Second Street to Southeast Third Street.

It also forced Metromover to be closed in the area.

The package was later deemed to be safe.

The building was reopened and Metromover services are running again.

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