KPD e-News Release: Kingsport Police Investigating Bomb Threat at John Sevier Middle School

Kingsport Police Department

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NEWS RELEASE
SUBJECT: Kingsport Police Investigating Bomb Threat at John Sevier Middle School
DATE: April 22, 2015
GENERAL NARRATIVE
On April 22, 2015, shortly before 1:00 PM, the Kingsport Police Department was called to John Sevier Middle School, located at 1200 Wateree Street in Kingsport, to investigate a bomb threat. All students, faculty, and staff are safe and have been temporarily relocated to an off campus location. The school system has sent out phone and email messages to parents notifying them of the situation. Parents are encouraged to stay tuned for further messages from the school system.
RELEASING OFFICER
Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit