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'All clear' after bomb threat at the University of Arizona College of Nursing

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Posted at 3:38 PM, Jul 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-19 19:56:10-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN)  — Updated at 4:30 p.m.

According to University of Arizona Police Department, no threat was found.

Nursing building is clear.

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The University of Arizona Police Department is responding to a bomb threat.

Officers say the bomb threat was made at the University of Arizona College of Nursing.

Police were dispatched to 1304 N. Martin near Campbell and Speedway.

The UAPD has evacuated the building and advises the public to avoid the area.

Responding officers told KGUN 9's Greg Bradbury people in the building reported hearing a fire alarm before getting instructions to leave.

On-scene police say searching the building could take a while as investigators thoroughly search the college.

No one is allowed in until authorities have declared the area safe.

Please stay with KGUN 9 for continuing updates.

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Greg Bradbury is a reporter for KGUN 9. Greg is a graduate of Syracuse University where he studied Broadcast Journalism and Spanish. Greg joined KGUN 9 in February 2021 as a Multimedia Journalist after working at the ABC National Desk as a Digital News Associate. Share your story ideas and important issues with Greg by emailing greg.bradbury@kgun9.com or by connecting on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.