A Brooklyn high school has been evacuated following a phoned-in bomb threat.
"Level 1 mobilization" for bomb threat at Midwood High School. Full evacuation. pic.twitter.com/pvoMLOedhg
— James (@jamzeaton) February 28, 2017
The NYPD says that Midwood High School, at 2839 Bedford Avenue, received the threat at 11:12 a.m. No details of the call were made available.
Students were evacuated, and video shows them outside the building and in the streets.
U/D Brooklyn: 2838 Bedford Ave, Midwood high school being evacuated due to a bomb threat, Bomb Squad & K-9 requested. pic.twitter.com/cEchYzPNos
— NYC Scanner (@NYScanner) February 28, 2017