The A607 near Syston has reopened after it was closed by police on Sunday lunchtime.
Police were called to reports of an ammunition box with what looked like a grenade inside and closed the A607 from Melton.
The A607 near Syston. Photo: Google.
Updating the public on social media Sgt Smart from Melton Police said: “The A607 has reopened at the Syston roundabout. An ammunition case with what looked like a grenade was found in the road but the military have been out & it’s not a grenade. Thanks for your patience.”
It has not been confirmed what the item was.