'All clear' given for Texas A&M's second bomb threat this week

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by KVUE.com and KHOU.com

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Posted on February 22, 2013 at 12:14 PM

COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- A Code Maroon was issued for the second time this week after a bomb threat was reported at Texas A&M's alumni center.

In a tweet from the school, an evacuation was called for around 9:51 a.m. Friday. Only one building was being evacuated, according to the school's website.

The tweet said, "Bomb threat at Clayton Williams Alumni Center. Evacuate building and avoid area. No other buildings effected at this time. 09:51 AM"

According to the university, authorities were notified of the threat at approximately 9:26 a.m. and about 100 people were evacuated.

The all clear was given at 11:08 a.m. and the building was reopened.

Earlier this week a bomb threat caused the evacuation of A&M's Kyle Field and several adjacent buildings.

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