Texas A&M evacuates campus after bomb threat
BY Associated Press
Friday, October 19, 2012
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas A&M University officials said they have received a campus-wide bomb threat and are evacuating all students, faculty and staff.
The evacuation order was posted on the university's website Friday as a "Code Maroon" warning. It directs those on campus to evacuate by foot immediately and to not use a vehicle.
Texas A&M spokesman Lane Stephenson said the the school received a call about the bomb threat at about 11:30 a.m. He didn't immediately have any other information about the threat.
The school said all classes were canceled and the evacuation will remain in effect until further notice.