UPDATED: 05/01/17 12:31 a.m.

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Multiple thoroughfares in Times Square were shut down late Sunday night after two devices deemed suspicious were found in the area.

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The devices were later deemed safe and the scene was cleared.

Two devices were found within 50 feet of each other near 44th Street and Seventh Avenue around 11:20 p.m., officials told CBS2.

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Sixth, Seventh and Eighth avenues were shut down to vehicles and pedestrians between 42nd and 45th streets. Police also closed 42nd Street.

The NYPD Bomb Squad was on the scene.

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Just before 12:30 a.m., police said the packages had been deemed safe and cleared away. Roads were expected to reopen shortly afterward.