July 2, 2014 at 5:32 pm

Police investigate bomb threat at MSU's Spartan Stadium

Michigan State University Police responded to a bomb threat at Spartan Stadium on MSU’s campus in East Lansing on Wednesday.

The MSU Police Department posted this notice on its Facebook page at about 4:15 p.m.:

“CAMPUS ALERT: A bomb threat was called in to police central dispatch to report a bomb at the MSU Spartan Stadium. All stadium personnel, Central Service, Running Track, and Tower have all been evacuated to the shelter of Wells Hall and the South Side of Munn Arena. We are asking everyone to stay out of the area until further notice.”

The notice was repeated on MSU’s main website.

WILX-TV in Lansing reported that MSU Police searched the stadium with dogs and found nothing suspicious, and gave the all-clear to return to the stadium at about 5 p.m.

WILX-TV also said that two people were being questioned.

The threat was reportedly made at about 3:15 p.m.