Authorities evacuate Texas State student center due to bomb threat

UPDATE: 6:35 p.m., Oct. 26

All sites have been given the all-clear. No threats were found by UPD.

UPDATE – 4:25 p.m., Oct. 26

Authorities have issued an all-clear for the LBJ Student Center at Texas State.

Texas State UPD continues to sweep the Jones Dining Hall for any threats.

UPDATE – 3:05 p.m. Oct. 26

Police have expanded the bomb threat investigation to include the Jones Dining Hall at Texas State.

Students are asked to avoid the area until an all-clear is given.

EARLIER

Authorities have evacuated the LBJ Student Center at Texas State University in San Marcos due to a reported bomb threat, according to a statement on the school’s Twitter page.

University Police is investigating the bomb threat and officers are currently sweeping the building, searching for any possible threat. Officials say no threat has been found in the building at this time.

An evacuation notice has been issued for the LBJ student center while the search continues.

Students and residents are asked to stay away from the area. Classes and other university operations remain unchanged, according to officials.

According to Texas State officials, the LBJ Parking Garage is still open and operating along with all other university facilities.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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