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Update: Most street closures lifted as Davis police investigate ‘suspicious box’

Davis police are investigating a “suspicious box” in the downtown area, the department said Tuesday.

The box was found in the 500 block of C Street at 8 a.m. Tuesday, the Davis Police Department said, near the Davis Joint Unified School District office.

Davis police had closed street in the area of Russell Boulevard, B Street and 5th Street, and evacuated the area. All evacuations have been lifted and street traffic has resumed for all but a portion of C Street between 5th and 6th streets.

“There is no public hazard at this time,” the department said in an alert.

Molly Sullivan covers crime, breaking news and police accountability for The Bee. She grew up in Northern California and is an alumna of Chico State.