MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A bomb threat at Yellow Medicine East High School in southwestern Minnesota was discredited Wednesday evening after a person of interest in the investigation confessed.
The Granite Falls Police Department was notified of the bomb threat around 7 p.m.READ MORE: Minnesotans Look To The Sky
According to a press release, a school custodian had found the threat written on a bathroom wall.READ MORE: Fallen Minnesota Officers Honored With NFTs: 'It's Like A Digital Tombstone'
When police reviewed surveillance video from the area they were able to identify a person of interest.
Then when they spoke to that person, the person confessed, and law enforcement confirmed that there was no real threat.MORE NEWS: Soaking Up The Sun, Safely: How To Best Protect Your Skin, And Spot Skin Cancer
Because the suspect is a minor, their identity will not be released.