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Sentara Princess Anne Hospital back open after being placed on precautionary lockdown

The hospital received a "threat" this morning, which has since been resolved, according to Sentara Healthcare officials.
Credit: Rick Dillow / 13News Now

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Virginia Beach dispatch said it received a call Friday morning of a bomb threat near Sentara Princess Anne Hospital.

The call came in after 6 a.m. in the 2000 block of Glenn Mitchell Drive.

Sentara Healthcare spokesperson Brittany Vajda confirmed the hospital did "receive a threat of some kind this morning."

She said hospital security called Virginia Beach Police and place the facility on precautionary lockdown while police investigated.

The hospital has since been reopened.