CHICAGO (WLS) -- A bomb threat has forced the Latin School of Chicago to send students home Thursday morning.
The school in the Gold Coast neighborhood said it received the threat of an explosion.
Chicago police were called in and student- faculty and staff were evacuated from the building. No one was hurt.
The school said in a statement, "All buildings are CLOSED the remainder of the day today, Thursday, September 8, 2022, and will reopen tomorrow, Friday, September 9, at 6:30 a.m. for regularly scheduled classes and events."