UPDATE: Suspect said Logan High bomb threat was attempted social media joke, police say
Classes at Logan High School were delayed on Tuesday due to a purported bomb threat directed at the school.
Late Monday evening, according to a statement from the Logan City Police Department, law enforcement was made aware of a bomb threat via Instagram directed at Logan High. Bomb dogs from the Utah Joint Terrorism Task Force and Utah State University Police Department were called in to suss out any explosives in the area.
“Law enforcement immediately began an investigation and have been working through the night in collaboration with local and federal officials to identify suspect(s) and ensure the safety of the school,” police wrote. Read the rest of the story on HJnews.com.
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