MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Residents were asked to avoid the area of 50 Daniel Street in Milford Wednesday while police investigated a ‘suspicious item.’
Milford Police say that the suspicious item was inside a vehicle. The Connecticut State Police Bomb Squad was called to the scene.
The location is the address of the Stonebridge Restaurant.
CSP Bomb Squad en-route to 50 Daniel Street to investigate a suspicious item found in a vehicle. Avoid the area if possible
— Milford CT PD (@MilfordCT_PD) October 12, 2016
Authorities say a caller reported that there appeared to be an explosive device in the car. Investigators determined the object was a facsimile, and was not dangerous.
Milford Police tell News 8 the area has re-opened to traffic.