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Tampa Police Determine No Threat On Local School Campus

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Incident Date/Time: January 31, 2024 at approximately 1:27 p.m.

Location: Hillsborough High School (500 N. Central Ave)


Tampa Police Officers responded to Hillsborough High School at approximately 1:27 p.m., following an anonymous 911 call stating there was a suspicious device at the high school.

The school was evacuated and officers assigned to the Bomb Squad cleared the campus out of an abundance of caution.

At approximately 3:00 p.m., officers were able to confirm there was no credible threat and students were allowed to return to the school for dismissal.

This remains an active investigation. Additional information can be released when available.