Brockport High School evacuated due to 'potential' bomb threat

Updated: November 22, 2019 01:45 PM
Created: November 22, 2019 11:03 AM

BROCKPORT, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is investigating a "potential" bomb threat at Brockport High School.

School officials issued a statement Friday morning saying they are working with law enforcement officers to ensure the safety of students and staff.


"As a precautionary measure due to a potential bomb threat, Brockport High School has implemented its emergency protocol and is currently being evacuated. We are working with law enforcement to ensure the safety and security of all students and staff. We are asking high school parents to refrain from picking up their students at this time. Half-day dismissal for K-8 will continue as scheduled."

Deputies conducted a K9 sweep of the school.

Later Friday afternoon, a spokesperson for there was danger to the high school, and students and staff returned to the building. A spokesperson added that dismissal time will not been impacted, and afternoon and evening activities will occur as scheduled.

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