Updated: Police Respond To Threats at Montgomery Blair and Springbrook

Threats received at approximately 1 p.m. Thursday

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Montgomery Blair High School

Updated at 3 p.m. on Thursday; Mongomery County police investigated both Montgomery Blair and Springbrook high schools after threats were reported on Thursday, but did not find anything.

Montgomery Blair students were evacuated at approximately 1 p.m. after the school received a bomb threat, according to principal Renay Johnson.

Montgomery County police responded to a call at Montgomery Blair regarding an “incendiary device,” Sgt. Rebecca Innocenti, a police spokesperson, said.

Police responded to Springbook at approximately the same time after a report of a threat.

Johnson said via Twitter at approximately 1:15 p.m. that students had evacuated the Silver Spring school and police were on scene.

Johnson said all students were dismissed at 2:30 p.m. and all after school activities were canceled. The building was cleared for re-entry around 3 p.m.

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