Torrance Elementary School Was Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat

Torrance Elementary School was evacuated Tuesday morning due to a possible threat, according to authorities.

What Happened?

Students and staff at Torrance Elementary School have been evacuated to the athletic field as authorities investigate a possible bomb threat late Tuesday morning, according to the Torrance Police Department. The threat occurred at approximately 10:15 a.m. PCT.

Police are investigating the threat with the assistance of explosive trained K-9s from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, according to a Torrance Police Department Facebook post.

An alert acknowledging the threat was sent out by the city around 11 a.m. regarding the school with the evacuation described as a “precautionary” measure.

Just before 12:30 p.m., Torrance Police announced that the campus was “safe and secure,” and students were returning to normal activities.

School Statement

Where Did It Happen?

Police are currently investigating a bomb threat that was made today at Torrance Elementary School, located at 2125 Lincoln Ave. in Torrance, California.

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