Police call off investigation into potential explosive device in downtown Vancouver

Beatty St. near Dunsmuir reopens after vehicle thought to contain an explosive device cleared by VPD

Streets reopen after vehicle thought to contain an explosive device cleared by VPD

The VPD emergency response team and explosive disposal unit is on the scene of a reported explosive device in a car in downtown Vancouver (Mike McArthur/CBC)

Police have reopened streets in the area of Beatty and Dunsmuir in downtown Vancouver after a device found during a traffic stop was determined not to be an explosive. 

The Vancouver Police Department's emergency response team and explosive disposal unit were on the scene examining a grey truck in which the device was found.

The area was closed off for two hours for the investigation.

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