Bomb scare at South Side

The Bristol mayor’s office reported that South Side School was evacuated this afternoon due to a possible bomb threat.

According to the mayor’s Facebook page, “Today at 12:30 p.m., a note stating ‘Boom in School’ was discovered in the 4th grade girl’s bathroom at Southside Elementary School. All students and staff have evacuated the school as a precaution. Bristol Police are conducting a thorough search of the school. Students and staff will be readmitted to the school upon directive from the Bristol Police that it is safe to do so.”