Arrests Made for Bomb Threats in Metcalfe County

The Metcalfe County school district says two female juveniles, a
15-year-old and a 16-year-old, were arrested by the Edmonton Police Department and Metcalfe County Sheriff’s Department following a bomb threat made against all Metcalfe County Schools on Wednesday, January 16.

Following the bomb threat on Wednesday, Kentucky State Police and school administration searched all Metcalfe County school buildings in Edmonton, while North Metcalfe Volunteer Fire Department and Summer Shade Volunteer Fire Department search their respective schools with the assistance of school administration.

The all-clear was given for all Metcalfe County school facilities on Wednesday afternoon.

All school facilities are secured and student safety was never compromised during or as a result of the threat.