Vanderbilt building reopens after scare

Vanderbilt building reopens after scare

October 16th, 2013 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The main administration building at Vanderbilt University has reopened after a brief scare because of a suspicious envelope.

University spokesman Jim Patterson says police, the Nashville Fire Department and Hazmat crews cleared the building after someone found the envelope at about 7:30 a.m. today.

School officials evacuated Kirkland Hall was evacuated after the discovery, but employees have returned.