Jellico High School students evacuate school following reported threat

Students at Jellico High School were evacuated around 9 a.m. Friday based on a threat written on a bathroom wall.

Crime scene tape inside a Jellico High School bathroom.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Students at Jellico High School were evacuated based on what officials describe as a bom threat written on a bathroom wall early Friday morning.

Students were evacuated to Crouches Creek Baptist Church, where most students were picked up by noon.

School was dismissed for the day.

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