Wean, Doherty, and Hamerschlag halls evacuated
At approximately 12:30 p.m. on Friday, University Police began evacuating Wean Hall, citing an unconfirmed security threat. As a precaution, students and faculty were evacuated from Wean, Doherty, and Hamerschlag halls. Campus police, in cooperation with Pittsburgh Police and other local law enforcement agencies, continued their sweep of Wean Hall, in addition to Doherty and Hamerschlag halls, as a precautionary measure. The sweep of the building was completed at 2:30 p.m. Wean, Doherty, and Hamerschlag halls were reopened soon after.