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Suspect arrested, Rivergate Mall evacuated after threats

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Shoppers and employees were briefly evacuated from a Middle Tennessee mall Friday evening after police received a call of a possible hostage situation.

Around 5:30 p.m. someone called saying they had a bomb and hostages at the Sears at Rivergate Mall.

Goodlettsville and Metro police responded and evacuated the store as they searched the area, but nothing suspicious was found.

Police said they later arrested Daniel Hoffman for the alleged threats.

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