Ohio State University, FBI investigate potential threat on Columbus campus

Police react to threats against cafeteria


Police at the Ohio State University announced Wednesday that that they are increasing patrols and investigating a potential threat on the school’s Columbus campus.

The public safety threat was posted on a 'role player' game site and indicated the potential attack would be focused on the school’s cafeteria, the school announced in a red banner on its website.

OSU is currently working with the FBI and local authorities to try and mitigate any threat. The FBI is still working to confirm the intelligence.