No explosives found at Fairmont High School

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KETTERING, Ohio (WDTN) – Fairmont High School in Kettering was evacuated Thursday morning and was closed for the day.

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District and high school administration are working with the Kettering Police to investigate a graffiti bomb threat that was left in a high school bathroom.

Parents of students received a call from the school notifying them of the action.

Students who walk and drive to school were dismissed immediately.  Other students were picked up from the Trent Arena.

A parent arriving to pick up their child said all student’s personal items must be left in the school until tomorrow so they can be inspected.

Police say a janitor found the note around 9:45 a.m.

The students were evacuated at 11:30 a.m.

The investigation involved several search teams and five police K9s.

Nothing was found in the building. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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