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VCU Bomb Threat Deemed "Not Credible"

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No one was evacuated after VCU Police received a threat of bombs on the Monroe Park campus Monday afternoon.

VCU officials said the threat has been deemed NOT credible. VCU police are working with the FBI and Richmond Police and are checking buildings on campus.

Authorities did not call for any evacuations.

Police are asking anyone who has information or sees anything suspicious to call 828-1234.

Stay with 8News for updates.

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Alert from VCU.edu:

VCU has received a threat of bombs on the Monroe Park Campus only. Based on a detailed assessment, the threat has NOT been taken as credible. VCU is working with the FBI and the Richmond Police Department and are checking buildings. Authorities are NOT calling for a campus evacuation. If anyone sees anything suspicious, please contact the VCU Police at 828-1234. We will update as soon as possible while working with authorities this afternoon.

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