Northeast side YMCA given all-clear after IMPD investigates bomb threat

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Metro police have given the all-clear after investigating a bomb threat at the Avondale Meadows YMCA on the northeast side Monday night.

Officers were called to the facility in the 3900 block of Meadows Drive around 8 p.m.

The building was evacuated as police investigated the threat.

Police say an employee saw an item that “looked out of place,” but officers didn’t find anything suspicious.

The YMCA issued a statement following the investigation, saying the facility will reopen at 6 a.m. Tuesday.

YMCA officials say the safety and well-being of their members, guests and staff is their top priority.