Seventh Squad detectives are investigating the threat of a public safety device that occurred in Wantagh on May 1, 2014 at 9:26 a.m.
According to detectives, the principal of Wantagh High School was notified by students of a specific threat written in a men’s bathroom on the first floor. At 10:00 a.m. both the high school and middle were evacuated while a thorough search was conducted. At 1:15 p.m. the search was completed and the school was reopened and students re-entered. The investigation is ongoing.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.