Bomb Threat Evacuates Elementary School

A bomb threat Wednesday at Apollo-Ridge Elementary School caused the evacuation of students.

According to Apollo-Ridge School District personnel, the threat was discovered just before lunch time inside the building. They declined to divulge the type or content of the message.

Elementary students were taken to the high school during the investigation. The Elementary, Middle, and High Schools are located on the same campus.

School officials stated that police with bomb K-9 dogs searched the building. When it was determined there was no bomb, the students were walked back to their building prior to dismissal.

Police have not indicated they have suspects at this time.