Los Angeles (July 13, 2017): Students at University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)were asked to vacate their dormitories over a bomb scare yesterday.
This was disclosed by the University in a message on social media.
A bomb threat was reported at the Sunset Recreation center on campus at about 10 p.m. local time, UCLA said.
“Residents are requested to remain indoors unless otherwise instructed. Avoid the area until further notice,” the school said in the Tweet.
Situation is still active, the school Tweeted about 30 minutes later.
According to foreign news agency a pre-college student at the university said that he was one of about 2,500 people who were evacuated from dormitories and campus buildings to Drake Stadium, one of the school’s sports arenas.