Police speak with 17-year-old after bomb threat at Carsonville Port Sanilac High School

A 17-year-old from Carsonville Port Sanilac High School is a suspect in a bomb threat found in a bathroom.
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SANILAC COUNTY (WJRT) (2/20/2020) - Police spoke with a 17-year-old student of Carsonville Port Sanilac High School and released him while they continue investigating a bomb threat.

A threat was found in a boy's bathroom around 8 a.m. Thursday. Students were evacuated to the nearby Carsonville Elementary School while police investigated the threat.

The Sanilac County Sheriff's Office K-9 team, which is trained in explosives detection, searched the school thoroughly and found nothing suspicious.

Staff and students helped police identify the 17-year-old suspect. Police released the boy while they continue processing evidence and generate final incident reports.

They plan to seek criminal charges when the investigation is complete.