MENANDS - A bomb threat this morning has cleared the WNYT and WNYA studios, WNYT reported on its site and social media.
The caller phoned in the threat to the station's newsroom Sunday morning, the station reported. Police were investigating.
"Police are investigating and everyone is safe," WNYT reported on its Facebook page.
The station later tweeted shortly after noon that Menands Police and Albany County Sheriff's deputies had searched the building and given the all-clear. Staff had returned inside.
Menands PD and Albany County Sheriff’s Dept. searched the building and gave the all-clear. Our staff has retuned inside. pic.twitter.com/Hc4py1bDY6— WNYT NewsChannel 13 (@WNYT) October 28, 2018
A bomb threat was called into our newsroom Sunday morning. Our studios have been evacuated. Police are investigating.— WNYT NewsChannel 13 (@WNYT) October 28, 2018