ORONO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- After sweeping through Aubert Hall Thursday morning, Police say they found no bomb and reopened the building.
Campus police received a call from a person who said they received an anonymous email claiming there was a bomb in Aubert Hall, which houses the chemistry department. A portion of Munson Road and West Mall Road was closed to create a perimeter around the building and a campus alert went out and was posted on the UMaine website. It read:
"Bomb threat reported at Aubert Hall. Stay away. Building has been evacuated. Police are investigating. More information to follow."
That alert was taken down at about 11:00am and a new one now states: