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Pasco Sunlake High School evacuates -- again

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October

For the third time in two weeks, Sunlake High School in Land O'Lakes has received a bogus bomb threat that has disrupted classes.

Students and staff had to evacuate the school for an hour Tuesday morning, while law enforcement officers looked for a bomb, which wasn't there.

They also evacuated on Oct. 3, and had a lockdown on Sept. 30, because of bomb threats that were called in. After the one on Oct. 3, school families received robo-calls that even offered a reward.

"We are trying to get to the bottom of this," district spokeswoman Summer Romagnoli said, adding that the district is cooperating with the Sheriff's Office investigation. "It is disruptive."

[Last modified: Tuesday, October 11, 2011 12:33pm]

    

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