Investigators: Misunderstanding Led To Evacuations

Posted on: 3:09 pm, July 5, 2013, by , updated on: 04:00pm, July 5, 2013


(Jackson, TN) Investigators now say the item found at the Ed Jones Federal Building was a piece of evidence.

Police say the components for an explosive device were being shipped to the Federal Courthouse as part of a federal investigation.

Streets near the building were blocked off for a short time while officers and government agencies responded to the scene, according to WBBJ.