The Galveston Ferry tweeted that the package turned out to be an unattended backpack.
Package turned out to be a backpack left unattended. Law enforcement deemed it non-dangerous.— Galveston Ferry (@GalvestonFerry) July 14, 2016
Galveston police were investigating the "Stoker" vessel.
Service on all six vessels was shut down during the investigation.
The results of that investigation is unclear.
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