Box of stationery sparks police incident at Leeds railway station

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Police closed part of Leeds railway station to investigate a suspicious package – which turned out to be a box of stationery.

Officers were called at about 10am following concerns raised over a package in the concourse near the Wetherspoons pub.

They cordoned off the area to carry out investigations.

British Transport Police said it soon became clear that it was a box of stationery and the incident was over by about 10.30am.

Millennium Square and Leeds Civic Hall, Leeds City Centre.

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