The police on Saturday had cordoned off 34th and 35th streets, between Fifth and Seventh Avenues, one of the busiest business areas of the city, to investigate the suspicious package, reports Efe news reported.
"Our officers were investigating an item which has been determined to be an abandoned piece of luggage," the NYPD added.
New York was tense in October when several leading Democrats received bomb packages.
Devices were also sent to addresses in Florida, California, Washington D.C. and other locations.
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