L.A. NOW

Southern California -- this just in

« Previous Post | L.A. NOW Home | Next Post »

Exploding plastic bottles cause bomb scare at middle school

The Los Angeles Police Department sent the bomb squad to Pacoima Middle School on Wednesday after two plastic bottles exploded on campus.

Two students complained of fumes, but there were no serious injuries reported, LAPD Officer Cleon Joseph said.

There were no threats associated with the bottles, and investigators are still trying to determine what was inside, Joseph said.

ALSO:

3 students arrested in racially motivated brawl at Carson High

TV twins had been dead for some time before being found

Oxnard teacher accused of being porn star put on leave 

— Anna Gorman

 
Comments () | Archives (0)

Connect

Recommended on Facebook


Advertisement

In Case You Missed It...

Video

About L.A. Now
L.A. Now is the Los Angeles Times’ breaking news section for Southern California. It is produced by more than 80 reporters and editors in The Times’ Metro section, reporting from the paper’s downtown Los Angeles headquarters as well as bureaus in Costa Mesa, Long Beach, San Diego, San Francisco, Sacramento, Riverside, Ventura and West Los Angeles.
Have a story tip for L.A. Now?
Can I call someone with news?
Yes. The city desk number is (213) 237-7847.

Categories




Get Alerts on Your Mobile Phone

Sign me up for the following lists: