The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

April 22, 2014

Auburn classes resume after bomb threat cleared


Associated Press

— AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — One of Auburn University's largest buildings has reopened after a police investigation into a bomb threat.

The university reported on its website that a threatening message was discovered in a restroom, prompting the closure of the Haley Center late Tuesday morning. According to the update, classes in the building were scheduled to resume at 2 p.m.

Auburn cAUBURN, Ala. (AP) — One of Auburn University's largest buildings has reopened after a police investigation into a bomb threat.

The university reported on its website that a threatening message was discovered in a restroom, prompting the closure of the Haley Center late Tuesday morning. According to the update, classes in the building were scheduled to resume at 2 p.m.

Auburn canceled all classes last Wednesday after discovering a similar threat in a restroom on the anniversary of the mass shooting at Virginia Tech University.anceled all classes last Wednesday after discovering a similar threat in a restroom on the anniversary of the mass shooting at Virginia Tech University.