Bomb threat found, reported at Goshen High School

Goshen police don't believe a bomb threat discovered in a bathroom at Goshen High School is credible, but the school and police are still following protocol.

Posted on March 14, 2014 at 11:29 a.m.

Goshen school administration are working with police after a bomb threat was discovered at the high school on Thursday, March 13.

Lori Martin, administrative assistant for Goshen Community Schools, said that graffiti found Thursday afternoon in a girl's bathroom mentioned a bomb for Friday, March 14.

Administration does not believe the threat is credible, Martin said, but they are following protocol and there is an increased police presence at the school.

Parents were notified of the threat via the school's automatic calling system, and told they could keep their children home from school, Martin said.

School was in session as usual.

Captain Jim Bradberry with the Elkhart Sheriff's Department said that the incident would be handled by Goshen police.

Goshen police said they are investigating the incident.

This story will be updated when more information is available. 

Follow reporter Lydia Sheaks on Twitter at @LydiaSheaks

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