UPDATE 5:58 p.m. — Police said that an eighth school received threats. The school was not in session, and it has been cleared.
Police confirmed to WDVM that each threat came individually and was called in.
UPDATE 4:26 p.m. — Police said that a seventh threat was made towards McKinley Tech High School. They said that the school has been cleared and that police have not found any hazardous materials.
UPDATE 2:50 p.m. — Police said that the schools have been cleared.
WASHINGTON (WDVM) — Officials are reporting that multiple bomb threats have been received across the District over 24 hours, including at several D.C. public schools (DCPS) and charter schools. Police said that evacuations are ongoing.
The D.C. Police Department released the following list of schools that have received a threat:
- Dunbar High School
- Theodore Roosevelt High School
- Ron Brown High School
- KIPP DC College Preparatory
- IDEA Public Charter School
- Seed Public Charter School
DCPS Chancellor Lewis D. Ferebee tweeted, “@dcpublicschools values the safety of all our students, staff, and visitors and will continue to offer support to our school communities while the MPD investigations are ongoing.”