CHICAGO (CBS) — A DePaul University building was evacuated Thursday due to a bomb threat, the university confirmed in a tweet. According to the university police conducted a search and gave an all clear, allowing people back in the building shortly after the evacuation.
All offices at 55 E. Jackson, including DePaul administrative offices, were evacuated at the Chicago Police Department’s recommendation due to the unconfirmed bomb threat.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Stray Sprinkles On Friday
All offices at 55 E. Jackson, including DePaul’s administrative offices, were evacuated at the recommendation building security due to an unconfirmed bomb threat. No other area buildings have been evacuated at this time.
— DePaul University (@DePaulU) September 12, 2019READ MORE: Young Boy Shot And Seriously Wounded In Bronzeville High-Rise Apartment
According to the university no other buildings were evacuated.MORE NEWS: Family Of Girl Who Died At Age 11 Finds Her Headstone Overturned And Damaged At Cemetery In Hillside
Chicago police confirmed the street was also evacuated while the threat was being investigated.