The following is a statement released by the Shepherdsville Police Department regarding a suspicious device:
On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016, at approximately 540pm, officers responded to Tecumseh Drive on a report of a suspicious device.
A witness reported seeing the device in a field near his residence.
Officers on scene requested assistance from the Louisville Metro Police Bomb Squad.
The LMPD Bomb Squad determined that it was not an explosive device and the item was rendered safe.