LSU campus reopened after suspicious packages detonated by bomb squad
POSTED: Monday, April 7, 2014 - 3:27pm
UPDATED: Monday, April 7, 2014 - 8:37pm
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — 7:00 p.m. Update: The Baton Rouge Police Department's bomb quad detonated the two suspcious packages on LSU's campus, that were found inside Thomas Boyd Hall. Campus reopened shortly before 6:00 p.m, but an LSU spokesperson said Thomas Boyd Hall will not open until Tuesday.
The investigation is ongoing.
4:12 p.m. Update: The BRPD bomb squad is on the scene and a roadblock has been set up. The investigation is currently underway.
ORIGINAL STORY: LSU Police are currently investigating a suspicious package on campus near Thomas Boyd Hall.
The area has been evacuated, and LSUPD is awaiting the Baton Rouge Police Department's bomb squad to assist.