Lockdown lifted at Vanderbilt administration building - WKRN News 2

Lockdown lifted at Vanderbilt administration building

Posted: Updated: Oct 16, 2013 09:47 AM CDT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Vanderbilt University's main administration building was evacuated Wednesday morning after a suspicious envelope was found taped to the door.

The lockdown was initiated at Kirkland Hall off of West End Avenue around 8:15 a.m.

Vanderbilt police searched the building for other possible threats but nothing was found.

The lockdown was lifted about an hour later, around 9:20 a.m.

The building is now open.

The envelope, its contents and where it came from is being investigated.

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