Kearney police are investigating after a local middle school received a bomb threat.
At approximately 8:00 a.m. on January 10, 2019 Officers of the Kearney Police Department were notified about a threat of a bomb at Horizon Middle School. Officers worked with Kearney Public School officials to search the school and nothing suspicious was located.
Officers also interviewed witnesses and potential suspects.
This is an ongoing investigation and includes a search warrant of the juvenile suspect’s residence.
This situation was handled quickly and professionally by Kearney Public Schools and the Kearney Police Department, following proper protocols, to ensure the safety of all students and faculty.