Police investigating bomb hoax at Lethbridge College

Lethbridge Regional Police are investigating after a bomb threat at Lethbridge College earlier this afternoon.

At approximately 1:39 p.m. the Lethbridge College received a bomb threat from an unknown male via telephone. Police responded immediately and bomb threat protocols were initiated, including evacuation of College buildings as a precaution.

Following a search no explosive devices were located. Staff and students have since returned to their classrooms.

While this incident appears to be a hoax, investigation in the matter is ongoing.

No  further information is available to release at this time.

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