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April 22, 2010

School evacuated for bomb threat

VEEDERSBURG, Ind. — For the second time this spring, students at Fountain Central Junior-Senior High School were evacuated from school for a possible bomb threat.

Fountain County Sheriff Bobby Bass said an employee found writing on a wall indicating a bomb was to go off Wednesday.

Students were moved to the nearby Southeast Fountain Elementary School gymnasium before being dismissed at the end of the school day.

Students who did not have their car keys with them had to have their parents to come and get them.

A team of bomb-sniffing dogs were brought in from Tippecanoe County to investigate.

All after-school activities were canceled.

A similar incident occurred March 10.

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