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Juvenile charged in connection to Ky. bomb threat

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(KFVS) -

Kentucky State Police Trooper David Dick has charged a juvenile for a bomb threat that happened at Calloway County High School Monday.

According to KSP, around 12:55 p.m. the Calloway County Sheriff's Office called KSP regarding a bomb threat at the high school on 2108 College Farm Road.

A threat that indicated a bomb was in the school had been found in the girls' bathroom.

Crews from several agencies responded and students were evacuated from the high school.

The middle school was put on lock down.

Officers and a canine from the KSP Special Operations Section searched the school.

No explosives or explosive devices were found, according to a press release from KSP.

Students were allowed back into the school around 2:40 p.m.

After the investigation, Trooper Dick charged the juvenile with one count of terroristic threatening in the first degree.

The juvenile was taken to the McCracken County Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Paducah.

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