Mississippi State University evacuating areas of campus after bomb threat

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STARKVILLE, Miss. (WIAT) — Areas of the Mississippi State University campus are being evacuated after a bomb threat was reportedly called into the campus, according to the university.

University Officials sent out a notice to evacuate Mitchell Memorial Library, Carpenter, Swalm, Hand, Longest Health Center and more to evacuate in the wake of the threat. According to the University, the threat was time-sensitive, and the time listed on the threat has passed.

Bomb-sensing dogs have been dispatched and an investigation is underway in the area.

For more information, visit Mississippi State University’s website.

WIAT will bring you more details as they become available.

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