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Suspects in custody after bomb threat issued for Toombs Co. schools

TOOMBS CO., GA (WTOC) -

 

Parents are now allowed to pick up their children from Toombs County schools after the schools were evacuated Wednesday morning. 

At about 8 a.m. Lyons police got a tip about a potential bomb threat at Toombs County schools. They weren't specific about which school it was. 

The Toombs County schools were evacuated. They brought in the Savannah-Chatham Metro Police bomb squad with a K-9. They swept through the schools. 

No direct threat was found. But a back window at the Toombs County High School was shattered. 

Suspects were taken into custody, but details are not yet known at this time. 

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