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Update: Lockdown Lifted, Suspicious Letter Not Dangerous

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Updated: April 26, 2013 at 4:05 p.m.

All roads are back open, and a lockdown at a downtown Greenville building has been lifted.

A spokesman for the Greenville Fire Department says preliminary tests show a suspicious letter, sent to One Liberty Square, did not contain dangerous material.

Investigators say the threat is over and things will return to normal. 

We'll have the newest developments for you on 7 On Your Side at 5:00 and 6:00.

Posted: April 26, 2013 at 3:31 p.m.

A suspicious letter at a building in downtown Greenville prompted a lockdown Friday afternoon.

Police say the letter with a white powder substance was mailed to a business inside One Liberty Square.

The entire building has been shut down and Elford Street remains closed.

No one was allowed out of the building at the time.  Officials now say they are letting people out to go home.

7 On Your Side crews in the area say hazmat officials are on the scene.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and South Carolina Law Enforcement Division are investigating.

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