Toronto police’s Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear team were called out to a Centennial College Campus, Wednesday morning.
Authorities getting a call around 8:30 A.M. by security at the Progress Campus in Scarborough, concerned about something that might have been a threat to public safety.
“Somebody located, advised security, and they immediately contacted police ’cause it was something of concern for them.” said Toronto Police Media Relations Officer Jenifferjit Sidhu. “We did attend and thoroughly checked the area to be safe.”
Located at Markham Road and Progress Avenue, Blocks B and C of the campus were evacuated as a precaution.
Centennial College’s Schools of Business and Hospitality, Tourism and Culture are located at the Progress Campus.