West Nyack school rocked by another bomb threatPosted: Updated:
Another bomb threat was discovered Thursday at Felix Festa Middle School, the second at the school this week.
A student spotted a bomb threat message on a stall of the boy?s bathroom. The county bomb squad was called in and swept the building while students and staff stayed in their classrooms. Nothing was found.
On Tuesday, a similar message was found in a bathroom stall. That threat was for Friday. Because of both threats, school officials locked down the building after dismissal Thursday. All after-school and evening activities were canceled.
Clarkstown police say two bomb sniffing dogs will be brought into school around 5 a.m. Friday to search the entire building and make sure it's safe for students. If nothing is found the school will open on time.
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