TEXAS CITY, Texas -- Police were called to a coffee shop in Texas City early Wednesday after a suspicious package was found outside.

Authorities blocked off 6th Street N. near 9th Avenue N. shortly before 8 a.m. There were no evacuations in place, however.

Witnesses told KHOU 11 News the package in question appeared to be a briefcase.

About an hour later the all-clear was given. There was no immediate word on what the package in question turned out to be.

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