Bomb threat forces southwest Houston school evacuation

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Published On: Feb 12 2013 10:14:44 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 12 2013 10:47:00 AM CST
HOUSTON -

A southwest Houston middle school was evacuated Tuesday after a bomb threat.

Officials said Johnston Middle School, 10410 Manhattan Drive, received a call about a bomb threat at 9 a.m.

As a precaution, HISD police, Houston police and Houston firefighters responded and the campus was evacuated.

Officials conducted a sweep of the school and nothing was found.

The all-clear was given a short time later and students returned to class.