Lockdown lifted at Naugatuck High School

NAUGATUCK, Conn. (WTNH)– A bomb threat sent Naugatuck High School into a lockdown mode late Thursday morning.

Police say at around 11:00 a.m., Naugatuck High School received a bomb threat that was phoned in. A “Code Yellow” put into place, which means that all students are required to stay in place within the building.

Officers conducted an extensive search of the building for almost two hours. No explosive devices were found, and no one was injured.

The school was deemed safe by police at 1:00 p.m. The school has since returned to normal operations.

Police are still investigating the source of the threat with administrators and the Naugatuck Board of Education.

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