FREMONT (CBS SF) — Students at a middle school in Fremont were evacuated from campus Friday morning following a bomb threat, according to police.
Fremont police said Thornton Junior High School was evacuated following the threat, which was made anonymously over email. The students were dismissed at 9 a.m. and walked to Cabrillo Shopping Center just west of the campus, according to the Fremont Unified School District.READ MORE: Berkeley Officials To Consider Making VP Harris' Childhood Home A Landmark
Police said nothing suspicious was located after a thorough search. The all clear was given shortly after 10:30 a.m.READ MORE: SF Man Found Fatally Shot Early Saturday Near Oakland's Lake Merritt
Parents were being told they can call their students to provide verbal permission for them to walk home; otherwise, students were to be picked up at the shopping center.MORE NEWS: Counties Across California Want Out of Blue Shield-Administered Vaccine Program
The district was also working with Alameda County Transit to arrange for transportation for students who normally ride the bus in the afternoon.