Suspect package found in Kingsholm – Cordon now lifted


Alvin Street in Gloucester has re-opened following an earlier police incident.

A specialist chemical team from South Gloucestershire attended an incident involving a letterbox at Kingsholm Surgery.

Officers said a ‘white powder’ was found in the vicinity of area. The powder was tested and not deemed a hazard.

The area was cleaned and re-opened.

Gloucestershire Police are expected to release a further statement this evening.

The road was closed between Kingsholm Road and London Road for around three hours.