Watervliet Junior and Senior High Schools Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat
Watervliet Junior and Senior High Schools were evacuated today (Monday) due to a bomb threats.
12:21 PM Update
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11:30 AM Update
11:18 AM Updated:
Parents can pick their children up at The Dome. Students are dismissed for the day.
Watervliet Police Department received a bomb threat on Sunday night but deemed it ‘not credible.’ Extra security measures were put in to place for Monday at the school.
Monday morning an additional threat was called in and because of the Watervliet PD advised the school to evacuate the buildings. Students at the time of this posting were being transported off-site.
From the school district’s website
A second bomb threat was phoned into the Watervliet Police Department this morning. Police recommended that the district evacuate the building. Students are being transported off-site. The Watervliet Police Department is investigating and we will provide updates as we get more information.
More as this develops.