La Vergne businesses given the all-clear after evacuation prompted by ‘suspicious package’


LA VERGNE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Several businesses in La Vergne were evacuated Tuesday night due to a suspicious package was reported near a Dollar Tree store.

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According to the PIO for the City of La Vergne, businesses in the shopping center at 5187 Murfreesboro Road were evacuated due to the suspicious package.

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The Tennessee Highway Patrol bomb squad was called to assist in the investigation. According to THP, the suspicious package turned out to be a door prop. All units were cleared before 8:30 p.m.

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