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Three juveniles arrested following Whitewater Middle School bomb threat

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UPDATE -- Whitewater police have arrested three juveniles who they say are responsible in the bomb threat that took place at Whitewater Middle School Dec. 7, 2017, resulting in a Hold/Lock procedure. No device was found.

The suspects were identified prior to the end of the school day. Arrests of three juveniles have been made and appropriate enforcement action is being taken.


WHITEWATER (WKOW) --  Whitewater Police Department responded about 10:45 a.m. to a concern at the Whitewater Middle School regarding a written bomb threat. The school was placed on hold/lock as the school staff and police department searched the building.

No suspicious devices were found and classes resumed to their normal schedules at noon.

During the hold/lock, all other buildings within the Whitewater Unified School District were placed on Heightened Awareness.

No arrests have been made at this time and the incident is being investigated.

Anyone with information that would assist with the investigation should contact the Whitewater Police Department at (262) 473-0555. You can also leave an anonymous tip at

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