Police give all clear downtown

Downtown Milford was quickly given an all-clear Wednesday, Oct. 12, after the State Police bomb squad was summoned to investigate a suspicious item in a vehicle.

Milford Police responded to a report of a suspicious item around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, and shortly before 2 p.m. tweeted that the bomb squad had been called. People were advised to avoid the area of Daniel Street, New Haven Avenue and River Street.

By 2:15 p.m., State Police had given the all clear

More details will be posted as they become available.