LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Metro Red Line in downtown Los Angeles was shut down for a few hours Friday morning after a suspicious package was reportedly found.

The item was reported to be seen around 5:40 a.m. under a staircase on the Red Line platform at Olive and 5th streets, sheriff’s officials said.

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The bomb squad was called to the scene to investigate.

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The station was reopened and the Red Line resumed service at 8:45 a.m.

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No further details were released.