Saturday, September 08, 2007

University Of Minnesota Building Evacuated

The University of Minnesota is evacuating a building after getting a bomb threat. The university was locking down Weaver-Densford Hall after getting a threat it called credible. An e-mail alert says a search is expected to take about three hours. Other university operations were continuing.
Weaver Densford Hall
The university is in the third day of a strike by some unionized workers. The university's police chief, Greg Hestness, said he didn't believe the threat was related to the strike. Weaver-Densford houses the nursing school and the College of Pharmacy.