Grand Junction High School Evacuated

By: KKCO Email
By: KKCO Email

Grand Junction High School students are back in class after they were evacuated while police investigated a suspicious package.

The school was to break for lunch when the principal made the call to evacuate the campus around 10:30AM.

The Grand Junction Police Department's bomb squad was called to the scene to investigate the item.

It turned out to be a sleeping bag with belts wrapped around it. Ironically, one year ago today, the school held a drill for an emergency situation.

The school has been given the all clear and classes have resumed.

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  • by nathan on Oct 17, 2007 at 12:28 PM
    As being one of the students there it was very scary woundering what was going on.
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