Police determine package left at south Nashville Walmart not a threat

(Photo: WKRN)
(Photo: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police investigated a suspicious package at a south Nashville Walmart early Wednesday morning.

The package was found at the location on Nolensville Pike south of Old Hickory Boulevard around 6 a.m.

Metro police told News 2 an employee called 911 after discovering the package in the parking lot.

The hazardous device unit responded to the scene, inspected it and found nothing dangerous.

Investigators determined the package was filled was trash and left near a trash can.

A portion of the parking lot was closed for more than an hour during the investigation.

No additional information was immediately released.