Antelope Valley College’s two campuses were closed Tuesday after a threat was made against the community college, school officials said.
The school announced on its website and Facebook page Tuesday morning that because of “a threat of violence against the college,” the school’s Lancaster and Palmdale locations were closed. Officials promised to provide an update for evening classes by 4 p.m.
As a result of the threat, Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies were stationed at both campuses, department officials said.
Authorities did not provide specifics on the nature of the threat.