Scene clears following report of suspicious package in Old Saybrook

Old Saybrook police (file).
Old Saybrook police (file).(WFSB)
Published: Aug. 1, 2022 at 10:53 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 1, 2022 at 12:27 PM EDT
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OLD SAYBROOK, CT (WFSB) - An area of Old Saybrook was evacuated because what was reported to be a suspicious package.

Law enforcement officials confirmed to Channel 3 that the scene was at 7 Anchorage Ln. in Old Saybrook on Monday morning.

However, crews have since left the scene and the area returned to business as usual.

They said a group home and several homes were evacuated. A marina was told to keep people away from the area.

Old Saybrook police and other agencies were initially called to the scene.

No other details were released.