Suspicious Bag in York Not a Bomb
12:46pm 20th December 2013
(Updated 1:03pm 20th December 2013)
Police say the incident in High Petergate has now been resolved.
The bag was not suspicious and officers are satisfied that the call to the police was made with good intent.
The cordon has been lifted and people have been allowed to return to the evacuated buildings.
The report related to a rucksack and a black bag which turned out to contain rubbish.
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