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Venice hospital reopens after lockdown
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Venice hospital reopens after lockdown

Venice, FL -- About 750 patients, employees and visitors were barred from leaving Venice Regional Medical Center today after a former employee made a threatening phone call, according to the Herald-Tribune.

Police located the former employee in South Venice and after questioning decided it was safe to reopen the hospital, according to police spokesman Tom McNulty.

This isn't the first time the hospital has had a lockdown situation. In August, a suspicious electronic box was found by a nurse in a a parking lot stairwell.

For more on this story visit the Herald-Tribune.

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