Explosive disposal team say package delivered to business park near Northamptonshire border is 'non-suspicious'

A cordon at a business park near the Northamptonshire border has been lifted after the explosive disposal team deemed a package not to be suspicious.

Tuesday, 12th March 2019, 3:02 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th March 2019, 3:10 pm
The item was delivered to Unilever in Colworth Science Park in Sharnbrook

The 100-metre cordon was put in place earlier today at Unilever on the Colworth Science Park in Sharnbrook when an item received in the post was deemed suspicious.

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Police attended the scene, and precautions were taken, including the evacuation of a nearby nursery school.

On examination by the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team, the item was discovered to be non-suspicious, and the scene has now been stood down.