Hamden High School dismisses early due to bomb threat

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HAMDEN — Students at Hamden High School were dismissed at noon Monday following a threat, according to the superintendents office.

Around 10:15 a.m. Monday, Hamden Police were called following a bomb threat.

The school was evacuated and students were taken to the athletic field before the school decided to dismiss.

Two bomb-sniffing canines from the New Haven Police Department are assisting in the investigation, police said.

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