Suspicious packages in Russian Hill deemed harmless


Police initially responded to Polk and Filbert streets at 9:07 a.m. because of a package there.

While responding, police were alerted about a second suspicious object at 1 Market St. in the Financial District at 10:37 a.m.

More officers headed to the second location and just before noon, they determined that the package was not a threat, police said.

The first package was also deemed safe and investigators had left the scene by noon, police said.

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