UPDATE: 12:40pm: Greenwich Police Lt. Kraig Gray released a statement indicating two juveniles are being charged for Breach of Peace for alleged “prank” after calling in suspicious bag at Greenwich Alternative High School.
Original Story: 11:15am May 3, 2016 A statement released from Greenwich Schools communications director Kim Eves on Tuesday at 11:10 am read:
Greenwich Alternative High School (GAHS) administration was alerted to an unattended bag at their Riverside location with a concern that a bomb may be contained within the bag.
Following protocols, police and fire were immediately contacted and responded; and the building was evacuated.
The bag was ultimately identified as a student’s bag containing school supplies. Students and staff have returned to the building and school is in session. Greenwich Police Department is finalizing its investigation into the specifics of the incident.