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2 teens charged in Petersburg High School bomb threat

Students were relocated within the school. (Source: NBC12) Students were relocated within the school. (Source: NBC12)
PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) -

Two 16-year-old students - a boy and a girl - have been charged in a bomb threat that caused Petersburg High School to be locked down on Tuesday morning. 

Police say the call came in at 10:41 a.m. 

"Officers arrived at the school and students in the reported area were cleared from that section of the school and moved to a safe location," the Petersburg Police Department said. "The school was placed on lock down during this time."

No explosives were found during a search. 

The school day resumed as normal after the lock down. 

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