A 40-year-old man has been released under investigation after he was arrested when police recovered “suspicious items” at a Barnsley home.
The Army’s EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) team attended the scene and 50 homes had to be evacuated.
A cordon was placed on the street and, Coronation Avenue and Queens Road were both closed.
In a statement released by the force, they said: “A 40-year old man who was arrested in connection with an incident in the Grimethorpe area of Barnsley on Friday has now been released under investigation.
“Police recovered a number of suspicious chemicals during a warrant executed at a property on Coronation Avenue in Grimethorpe on Friday, June 12 at 12.11pm.
“The Army’s EOD were called to assist with the operation. Further updates will be issued when available.”