Police close part of Chesterfield Airport Road for suspicious package

CHESTERFIELD, MO – The Chesterfield Police Department has closed Chesterfield Airport Road near Arnage Boulevard because of a suspicious package.  The closure was done around 8 pm as a precaution when the package was discovered on the parking lot of the Fox & Hound.

The St. Louis County Bomb and Arson Squad was contacted and they have assumed control of the scene.

According to Sgt. Keith Rider, a spokesperson for the Chesterfield Police Department, it was determine that the package was not an explosive.  A hazmat unit is also determining if the package contains any hazardous materials.