Bomb threat prompts evacuation, dismissal at Weymouth High School


WEYMOUTH, Mass. ( -- Weymouth High School students were dismissed after a threat was found on a bathroom wall Friday morning.

The Weymouth Superintendent of Schools Kenneth Salim told FOX 25 that a bomb threat was found written on a bathroom wall just after 8 a.m.

Students were evacuated to a nearby football field as emergency crews searched the building. Eventually buses started to line up and students were dismissed for the day at about 9:30 a.m.

Salim said crews were in the final stages of their search and nothing had been found.

Afternoon athletics were also canceled.