By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A school in the Hill District was evacuated after a bomb threat.READ MORE: Fall Foliage Report: Cooler Temperatures Bring In The Best Colors
St. Benedict the Moor says the school got a bomb threat from an unknown source Tuesday morning. Pittsburgh Police say a male caller phoned in the threat in five separate calls to the school.
Police were immediately notified and launched an investigation.READ MORE: All Northbound I-279 Lanes Closed After Reported Vehicle Fire
All students and employees were safe and accounted for at an off-site location.
Parents were allowed to pick up their kids from the Calvary Baptist Church on Wylie Avenue.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Mayoral Candidates Ed Gainey, Tony Moreno Take Debate Stage On KDKA
A little after noon, Pittsburgh Police said the school was declared safe and students were cleared to return to the building.