Bomb disposal experts have found no explosive material in a suspicious package found near a mosque in Liverpool.
A Merseyside Police statement said:
Merseyside Police can confirm specialists from the Army's Explosive Ordnance Department (EOD) attended the scene last night (Sunday, 30 June) and examined the suitcase.
At about 11.30am the EOD conducted two controlled explosions of the item as a precautionary measure.
A short time later the road closures were lifted.
No explosive materials were recovered from the scene.
An investigation into the matter is ongoing and CCTV is to be sought from the area.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Merseyside Police on 101.