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Lake Taylor Middle briefly evacuated Thursday due to bomb threat

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NORFOLK, Va. – Students were briefly evacuated from Lake Taylor Middle School on Thursday morning after a bomb threat was received.

Norfolk Police dispatchers received reports of the bomb threat at 7:35 a.m.

Police spokesman Daniel Hudson tells News 3 students were evacuated while the threat was investigated and the school was searched.

The threat was quickly cleared and students have since been allowed back in the school.