Elon campus police investigate bomb threat

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ELON, N.C. — Elon campus police said Tuesday evening they are investigating a bomb threat.

The threat was directed at the Oaks apartments and/or the Elon Oak House, police said around 6 p.m.

Out of caution, residents at the Oaks apartments were evacuated.

The Oak House is closed and Belk Library is also closed for the evening.

Around 7:30 p.m., Elon police said there was no further threat to campus and Oaks residents were allowed to return to their apartments.

Police are speaking with a person of interest.

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