E! offices evacuated during security threat


The first four floors of the building that houses E! Entertainment Television and other companies were evacuated Wednesday morning during a security threat.

Along with E! and sister channel Style Network, it's believed that the companies affected by the evacuation at 5750 Wilshire Blvd. also included a division of EMI Records Group and the First Entertainment Credit Union along with a gym and deli.

In a statement, E! indicated that it was back to business as usual Wednesday afternoon after the evacuation.

"We can confirm that the E! office at 5750 Wilshire received a threat today," the statement said. "The building was evacuated and searched under LAPD supervision. Once it was determined there was no danger, all E! employees returned to the building. All E! programming will air as scheduled."