The East Lyme Police Department responded to East Lyme High School to investigate a possible bomb threat made on Instagram Monday night, but no threat was found.
East Lyme Police said they were notified of the situation by police in San Jose, Calif. A San Jose resident had reported that an Instagram account using their name was threatening to call in a bomb threat to East Lyme High School.
San Jose police said they had investigated similar incidents. Though a threat was not actually called in, East Lyme Police and the Flanders Fire Department responded to East Lyme High School and checked over the facility as a precaution. Nothing was found.