Suspicious device shuts down area around Dexter Horton Building

On October 15th shortly after 9:30 PM security officers from the Dexter Horton building advised that they had found a suspicious device while walking the exterior of the property.   Officers responded to the scene and observed the device.  It was a metal cylinder shaped container with wires and copper tubing protruding.  No threats or issues occurred prior to locating the device.  The area surrounding the building was shut down and the Bomb Squad was called to the scene.  They deployed the bomb robot to examine the device and determined that it was some type of compressor. The device was secured and removed by Bomb Squad detectives.