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Duke University's Bryan Center evacuated following bomb threat

Posted October 1, 2011 11:12 a.m. EDT
Updated October 1, 2011 10:58 p.m. EDT

— Duke University police and Durham police evacuated the Duke bookstore at the Bryan Center after a bomb threat was called in Saturday morning, a Duke official said. 

The bomb threat call was made around 9:15 a.m. Officials are trying to determine where the bomb threat originated. 

Students were notified about the bomb threat early Saturday. 

The Bryan Center houses the University Store, an information desk, the Gothic Bookshop, five dining facilities, ATMs, film and performing art theaters, the University Box Office, a post office and broadcast studio.