Hall County school evacuated after bomb threat found - CBS46 News

Hall County school evacuated after bomb threat found

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Chestatee Middle Academy in Gainesville was evacuated this morning after a bomb threat was found written on a bathroom wall.

School administration was made aware of the note at about 9:30 Wednesday morning and promptly had students, faculty and staff leave the building.

About 30 minutes later, Hall County sheriff's K-9 units were on the scene searching for a possible bomb.

Just before 11 a.m., the entire sweep of the building was finished and evacuees were allowed to return to the building.

Parents were notified of the threat through the Hall County School District's notification system.

The district is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the bomb threat the disrupted the school day.

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