FBI investigating after ‘suspicious device’ closes parking garage at Vanderbilt hospital

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — The all-clear has been given after a “suspicious device” led to a massive police presence Tuesday morning outside of Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

According to Vanderbilt police, officers discovered the device next to one of the vehicles in the West Garage around 7 a.m.

Vehicle and pedestrian access to the garage was closed for approximately one hour while the device was investigated by the Metro Nashville Police Department.

The all-clear was given around 8 a.m.

An FBI spokesperson says they’re investigating the incident, but provided no other information at this time.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and WKRN.com for updates.

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