Police confirm suspect package in Otley in not dangerous

Police cordon off road and evacuate homes in Otley

Police cordon off road and evacuate homes in Otley

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A suspect package being investigated by police in Otley has been declared a false alarm.

A long section of Billams Hill, from its junction with Weston Lane down to where it meets Farnley Lane, was closed to traffic this afternoon while officers attended the incident on Newall Mount.

Homes on the street were also evacuated before the package concerned was found to pose no threat

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