(Danbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – In Danbury, state and local police are investigating a bomb threat at a high school.

State Police say the threat was made around 9:30 this morning to Henry Abbott Technical High School on Hayestown Avenue. The school was evacuated as authorities conducted a sweep using K9s. No device was found.

Mayor Mark Boughton said via Twitter students were dismissed for the day.

He also says nearby Hayestown School was put in a soft lockdown as a precaution.

Authorities say the threat was found scrawled on a men’s restroom wall.


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