UCONN classes resume after earlier bomb threat; Admissions office remains closed

April 3, 2014 11:27:20 AM PDT
The University of Connecticut campus in Storrs is still investigating a bomb threat called into the admissions building, but all other areas of campus have been cleared.

Police say the alert was issued at 9:30 a.m. for a threat made to the Tasker Building on campus. A shelter in place was ordered for the entire campus and the admissions building was evacuated. The admissions building remains closed.

All classes resumed at 12:30 p.m.

State police checked the building with a bomb-sniffing dog and were talking with the employee who took the threatening call.