Brevard bomb squad investigating suspicious device in Cocoa

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COCOA, Fla. —

The Brevard County Sheriff's Office bomb squad is investigating a suspicious device in a car late Thursday afternoon in Cocoa.

The northbound lanes of U.S. 1 were closed just north of the Beachline Expressway while the bomb squad worked at the scene of the reported device.

The lanes of U.S. 1 reopened around 5 p.m.

Skywitness 9 HD is over the scene where a bomb squad robot removed a black case from a late model Nissan parked behind a BP Gas Station.

WFTV.com will update this story as more information becomes available.