Threat empties UNC buildings

February 16, 2009 3:12:55 AM PST
Campus police at the University of North Carolina evacuated several buildings around "The Pit" late Sunday night after getting a threat.Students and parents began calling Eyewitness News just before 10 p.m. asking what was going on.

Police say they emptied building around the popular gathering spot as a precaution after getting a bomb threat from a male caller who said he had an explosive device.

After searching the area and finding nothing, police gave an all clear at 5 a.m. Monday morning.