Bomb threat evacuates Texas A&M, classes canceled

Posted on: 12:44 pm, October 19, 2012, by , updated on: 12:53pm, October 19, 2012

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — A bomb threat has caused an evacuation at Texas A&M University just before noon Friday. 

According to Texas A&M’s website, officials have issued a “Code Maroon,” canceling classes for the day and activities until further notice.

Texas A&M Code Maroon

Texas A&M Code Maroon

Authorities have asked students to leave on foot, not in their vehicles.

Emergency officials have not given any more information about the bomb threat.