MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The University of Minnesota has closed the Coffman Memorial Union for the day after an undisclosed security threat Monday morning.
According to the University of Minnesota, Coffman Union on East Bank is closed to investigate a security threat.READ MORE: Violence Free Minnesota Finds Help For Domestic Abuse Survivors
UMTC ALERT: Coffman Union (East Bank) is CLOSED to investigate a security threat. Do not enter the building. More info to follow.
— University of MN (@UMNews) August 10, 2015
University officials said security received a call around 11:30 p.m. Sunday about a suspicious package at the union. Students and staff were told not to enter the building as security searched the premises.READ MORE: Saint Paul Regional Water Services Is Well-Equipped To Handle Heat And Drought
Metro Transit said that the Light Rail Green Line is running without delays.
Contrary to some reports, Green Line is operating as usual this morning with no disruption to service. Happy Monday everyone.
— Metro Transit (@MetroTransitMN) August 10, 2015MORE NEWS: What Health Information Can Employers Require From Their Workers?
University of Minnesota Police said the union will remained close for the rest of the day, with plans to open at the usual time, 7:00 a.m., Tuesday morning.