SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – Police were investigating a bomb threat at Lowell High School on Monday that forced the evacuation of students.
According to police the threat came around 1:10 p.m., after most students had left campus.READ MORE: Gov. Newsom Signs Executive Order to Halt Pandemic Evictions Through June
District officials issued a tweet saying police evacuated Lowell High and neighboring Lakeshore Elementary as a precaution.READ MORE: Armed Guards, Volunteers Join Police to Patrol Streets in Oakland's Chinatown
Lowell students were evacuated to the football field and then released for the remainder of the day.MORE NEWS: Royals Week: Rare Archival Footage Of Princess Margaret's 1965 SF Visit Unearthed
After a search of the campus, police declared the school to be “safe and clear” shortly before 4 p.m.