Lawrence’s Massachusetts Street reopens after potential bomb threat

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (KSNT) – Lawrence police cleared several blocks on Massachusetts Street after a potential bomb threat Monday evening.

Just after 7 p.m., KSNT News learned a crockpot was left outside of U.S. Bank at 9th & Massachusetts.

This comes just hours after six people were arrested during a protest down the street.

Police called the bomb squad to investigate and determined the crockpot wasn’t a bomb. The scene was given the “all clear” around 7:45 p.m.

This is a developing story.

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