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Spotsylvania school evacuated for bomb threat
Students and staff at Freedom Middle School had to evacuate the building after a bomb threat this morning.
The threat was called in about 8:30 a.m., according to Capt. Jeff Pearce of the Spotsylvania County Sheirff’s Office.
A school resource officer was already on site, Pearce said.
All was clear at 9:23 a.m. and students were allowed back in the building without incident.
The case is under investigation.