Police investigate bomb threat at Kent Island High School

Posted at 4:34 PM, Apr 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-17 16:44:24-04

The Queen Anne’s County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating a bomb threat that was found in Kent Island High School.

On Tuesday, at a little after 10 a.m., the school resource officer was notified of a threatening message that was inside the girl’s bathroom. Several agencies were notified to bring in K-9 teams so that they could conduct a search of the school. Disruption to normal school activities were kept to a minimum. However, a brief evacuation was ordered and a search of the school was also conducted with negative results.

This investigation is ongoing.