Posted: Dec 3, 2012 6:05 PM
Officials at Eastern Kentucky University have given the all-clear in the area around Palmer Hall after a suspicious item was located inside the building Monday afternoon.
Palmer Hall is located on Park Drive in the center of campus. The community was asked to avoid Park Drive and Commonwealth Lot for safety and to allow responders access to this area.
After investigation by appropriate law enforcement agencies, it was determined that the suspicious item in Palmer Hall was not a threat to the community. The building has been cleared and residents are allowed to return to their rooms. Normal activities can resume in the areas of Park Drive and Commonwealth Lot.