Manzanita School bomb threat

Posted Friday, December 7th, 2018 at 2:52 PM

On December 6th at approximately 1:26 p.m., Kingman Police responded to a 9-1-1 call of bomb threat at Manzanita Elementary School in the 2600 blk of Detroit Ave.  The 9-1-1 caller indicated that a bomb threat came in over a phone occurring approximately at 1:25 p.m.  The suspect provided information that there were bombs in the area before disconnecting the call.  School personnel were unable to gather any identifying characteristics of the caller.  School administrators was immediately placed Manzanita Elementary on lock down.  Within moments, for additional safety precautions, school administrators had evacuated students to the Kingman Unified School District Food Services Building in the 3100 block of Rutherford St. where parents were instructed to pick up their children.  The Kingman Police Bomb Squad, officers, and school personnel searched the interior, exterior, and roof of the school and did not find anything suspicious.  Investigators were unable to identify the suspect caller.

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