All clear given after bomb threat made at Florida Career College

LAUDERDALE LAKES, FLA. (WSVN) - Deputies gave the all clear after reports of a bomb threat at Florida Career College in Lauderdale Lakes forced an evacuation.

According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, the bomb threat was made at the Florida Career College building, located at 3383 N. State Road 7. The threat was made at around 10 a.m., Wednesday via phone.

The building was evacuated, and the students were given the option to sit in a bus until the all clear was given at 11:20 a.m.

This follows another bomb threat that happened at Westside Regional Hospital in Plantation on Jan. 18.

According to officials, a man in a red shirt walked into that same facility and told the security guard that he was a terrorist. He fled the scene and nothing was found in that case.

If you recognize that man, call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a $3,000 reward.

Copyright 2019 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.