Herrin High School Evacuated Due to Bomb Threat

Herrin Police are investigating a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the Herrin High School early Monday morning. According to reports from School Officials, the note was found in a girls bathroom, and stated that there was a bomb in the building. A search of the school yielded no findings. Students were allowed back into the school shortly after. The incident remains under investigation, but police say there are no safety-threats to students and faculty at the school at this time.