All-clear given after bomb threat at TSU campus downtown - WKRN News 2

All-clear given after bomb threat at TSU campus downtown

Posted: Updated: Sep 25, 2012 11:57 AM CDT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

The all-clear has been given after a bomb threat Tuesday forced the evacuation of Tennessee State University's Avon Williams Campus in downtown Nashville Tuesday morning.

According to a news release from the university, the information call center at TSU received the bomb threat at approximately 9 a.m.  The campus was evacuated at 9:05 a.m.

Metro police's bomb squad responded to the scene and conducted a floor by floor search.

TSU spokesperson Rick DelaHaya said the all-clear was given around 11:15 a.m.

Students, faculty and staff have been allowed to return to the building and classes have resumed as normal.

The investigation into where the threat came from is ongoing.

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