BROOKLYN — A bomb threat sent to Midwood High School in Brooklyn prompted a brief evacuation Tuesday morning.
The call was made to the school at 2839 Bedford Ave. just after 11 a.m., police said. The school was evacuated by 11:30 a.m. and the threat was reported to the NYPD, Toya Holness, spokeswoman for the Department of Education, said.
Police conducted a search and the building was cleared for re-entry later in the day.
“Students and staff are safe,” Holness said.
More than 3,800 students attend the school, according to its website.