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Burnett Co. Sheriff: School “Exceptional” Handling Threat

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008 at 8:05 am

Burnett County Sheriff Dean Roland is praising the Grantsburg administration, students, and faculty for their handling of a bomb threat Friday, December 19th at the high school. Roland calls the schools handling of the situations quote “exceptional.” The school was evacuated Friday afternoon when administration heard of the threat.

Roland talks about the incident:

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No bomb was found in the search. Authorities and school staff have spoken with the child who allegedly made comments of concern. Roland says he does not know if the student will face charges, based on conversations that followed the incident.

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