A suspicious package has been found in the area of Main Street and Theatre Lane in Downtown Brampton.

The suspicious package was reported just after 1 p.m. Thursday by a citizen.

Peel Police’s Explosives Disposal Unit is currently investigating. Theatre Lane is currently closed from Main Street to Union Street behind The Rose Theatre.

Police are asking everyone to avoid the area.

UPDATE

Roads are now closed from Main and Queen to Church Street and Nelson Street to George Street.