PASSAIC, N.J. (PIX11) — Three schools, including 2 elementary and one high school, were evacuated Wednesday morning due to bomb threats, officials said.
The first school evacuated was School 10 on Harrison Street at about 8:30 a.m. Then an hour later, School 10 on 4th Street received a bomb threat, prompting an evacuation.
Hope Academy High School on Hope Street was evacuated at 10 a.m. after a third bomb threat was made, authorities said.
Searches that included help from bomb-sniffing dogs were conducted at both elementary schools, turned up nothing unordinary. Students have since been allowed to return to class.
Police are still investigating the incidents.