Grants High back in session after bomb threat evacuation

Posted at: 11/19/2013 9:19 AM
Updated at: 11/19/2013 1:14 PM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com


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GRANTS, N.M. -- Class is back in session for students at Grants High School after an evacuation for a bomb threat on Tuesday morning.

According to Grants-Cibola County Schools Superintendent Marc Space, a student found a bomb threat note in the garbage in a bathroom. Administrators evacuated around 850 students at the school as a safety precaution.

Cibola County sheriff's deputies and Grants police searched the school, but did not find any suspicious devices.

The sheriff's office is questioning some students after the incident.