Denver City High School has received an all clear following a bomb threat coming into the school by social media this morning. According to a statement from Denver City ISD the threat was made on social media this morning around 8:00am.
Denver City Police in cooperation with Yoakum County Sheriff’s Office all students, faculty and staff of the high school was evacuated off campus to a gym. All students were picked up by parents by noon. The all clear was given around 3:00pm Thursday afternoon. Lubbock County Police Department bomb squad and Denver City Police performed a sweep of the buildings and found no explosives of any kind. A suspect was taken in to custody after being questioned by authorities.
Denver City ISD said classes for all students will resume at 8:00am Friday morning. They also would like to thank all first responders who responded quickly to the call this morning and helped to evacuate everyone in a timely and orderly fashion.