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'Suspicious' package in Newburgh deemed safe by police

High Street, Newburgh Image copyright Gordon Scott

A road has been reopened in a Fife town after a "suspicious" package was deemed to be safe.

The incident, in Newburgh's High Street, was reported to police at about 09:00.

A cordon had been set up near the town's post office, but was removed at about midday.

Police said the package had contained "a non-suspicious item".

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