Students, staff allowed back in Chapman P-8 School after bomb threat evacuation

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Students and staff were cleared from Chapman P-8 School on Thursday due to an anonymous bomb threat called in just before 11 a.m. (Photo: Shane Hays/WHNT News 19)

Students and staff were cleared from Chapman P-8 School on Thursday due to an anonymous bomb threat called in just before 11 a.m. (Photo: Shane Hays/WHNT News 19)

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Police have given the “all clear” to Chapman P-8 School after an anonymous bomb threat was called in Thursday morning.

Police say the threat was made just after 10:30 a.m.  Students and staff were evacuated to a nearby church while police searched the school campus.  Officers didn’t find anything.

Keith Ward, spokesperson for Huntsville City Schools, said everyone was allowed back around 11:25 a.m. to resume their regular classroom schedule.