Wantagh Schools Evacuated After Threat

Nassau County police are investigating a threat found on the bathroom wall at Wantagh High School on May 1.

Police say at 9:26 a.m., the principal of Wantagh High School was notified by students of a specific threat written in a men’s bathroom on the first floor.

At 10 a.m. both the high school and middle were evacuated while a thorough search was conducted. At 1:15 p.m. the search was completed and the school was reopened and students re-entered. The investigation is ongoing.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-8477

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