Hamilton, Texas (FOX 44) — UPDATE: The Hamilton Police Department confirmed for FOX 44 News that a person is now in custody in connection with a bomb threat note found at the Hamilton Junior High on Monday.

No further information was available Monday evening about the person.


Hamilton ISD says law enforcement did not find anything after a student discovered a bomb threat in the junior high school Monday.

The district says the student found the note and turned it into the office. Soon after, school leaders announced that they had ordered students out of the junior high and Ann Whitney Elementary.

School Officials released all students early, including those in the high school.

Law enforcement search the buildings with a K-9, but nothing was found.

School will resume Tuesday at 8 a.m.