LSMedia have been getting reports that there has been a bomb scare at Carnatic Halls of residence in Mosley Hill.

There have been reports through twitter that residents have been evacuated to Greenbamk Halls, many in their pyjamas.

One resident reported hearing a high pitch noise early although was unsure if it was an alarm. At the moment it is unclear if there is a real threat or who is behind the scare.

Stay tuned to Lsmedia for news as it happens.

UPDATE: This has been confirmed as only a scare and students are expected to return to halls soon.