Students return to school after evacuation due to bomb threat in Hampton

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Students at Hunter B. Andrews School in Hampton were evacuated Wednesday afternoon due to a bomb threat.

Hampton Police tweeted around 2:00 p.m. stating there was nothing to substantiate the treat at that time, but students were evacuated as a precaution.

The call reporting the bomb threat was received at 1:04 p.m., police said.

A Hampton Police spokesperson said at 3:22 p.m. the bomb threat had been cleared and children were going back to school.

No device was located. Investigation will continue, police tweeted.

Students will be dismissed per their regular schedule.

Stay with WAVY.com for more updates.

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