Newbury News Ltd. Print-Digital-Social

'Suspect package' found near Bayer offices in Newbury

Police called to the scene but found nothing untoward

Dan Cooper

Dan Cooper

dan.cooper@newburynews.co.uk

Contact:

01635 886632

police

POLICE were called to investigate a 'suspect package' near the Bayer offices in Newbury this afternoon.

However, after spending around 30 minutes at the scene, police determined that the package was not a threat to the public.

A Bayer employee, who did not wish to be named, said: "Our security noticed a suspect package and alerted the police, who have now dealt with it. It turned out to be nothing."

No roads were closed and no buildings evacuated.

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on Newbury Weekly News

Characters left: 1000