Parent calls police after apparent bomb threat at Elwood M.S.

Parents say they want to know why police weren't called following an apparent bomb threat at Elwood Middle School this afternoon. Police say that it

ELWOOD - Parents say they want to know why police weren't called following an apparent bomb threat at Elwood Middle School this afternoon.

Police say that it was a parent, not the school, who called them after students were evacuated from the building and then allowed back inside.

In a statement, school officials said that the grounds were searched and it was determined that there was no real danger. They say additional searches will be conducted overnight and in the morning.

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