Walnut Grove Secondary School Evacuated

Langley

2021-03-03 13:29 PST

File # 2021-7177

At approximately 12:00 on March 3, 2021, the Langley RCMP were called to Walnut Grove Secondary School for a report of a bomb threat.
 

School Administrators contacted Emergency Services immediately following a call they had received stating that a bomb had been placed at the school. The school had already initiated an emergency evacuation of students when police and fire services arrived on scene. 

All students and staff were evacuated safely. The Langley RCMP and Lower Mainland Police Dog Services conducted an extensive search of the school and grounds and deemed the area safe.

At approximately 1:40pm, School officials were allowed back into the school. Students are being dismissed from school in a controlled manner.

The investigation is in its preliminary stages and the origins of the call are under investigation. 

If anyone has any information, they are asked to please contact the Langley RCMP at 604-532-3200 or if they wish to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477.

Released by

Sgt. Rebecca Parslow

Administrative Operations Support NCO
Langley RCMP
langley.rcmp-grc.gc.ca (English only)
22180 48a Avenue, Langley, BC V3A 8B7
Office: 604-532-3279
Cell: 604-318-0395
Fax: 604-532-3239

Email: bcrcmp@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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