- The Washington Times - Thursday, December 17, 2015

Anacostia High School was evacuated Thursday afternoon after school officials received a bomb threat, police confirmed.

A spokeswoman for the Metropolitan Police Department told The Washington Times that Frank W. Ballou High School also received a threat, but police found nothing after doing the search.

The spokeswoman said police are currently responding at Anacostia High School. The threat came in to police around 11:53 a.m.

Police could not provide further information on the threats, and it was unclear how they were received.

• Kellan Howell can be reached at khowell@washingtontimes.com.

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