TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – A dorm was evacuated at the University of Tampa early Thursday morning after a suspicious package was found on campus.
A Tampa Police Department spokesperson said that a suspicious cardboard box was left on top of a garbage can by an unknown person.
TPD’s bomb squad responded and determined the box was empty.
In an abundance of caution, Smiley Hall was evacuated during the investigation.
All students returned to their dorm rooms after the suspicious package was determined not to be a threat and the scene is now clear.
WHAT OTHERS ARE CLICKING ON-
- Detectives: St. Pete ALF employee secretly recorded seniors having sex, posted video to Snapchat
- Missing Pasco County woman found safe
- Sears customers should protect themselves now
- AMBER ALERT: Missing TN teen’s sister believes sibling ran away
- Pinellas County deputies identify body found in water as missing swimmer
- Sheriff: Family kept decomposing body of Vietnam veteran in home, took benefits