BREAKING NEWS - Bomb threat at Bellevue Schools

Bellevue's public schools are closed today, Bellevue High principal Francis Scruci has confirmed. The closing is a result of a bomb threat posted late last night on www.sanduskyregister.com. The threat was posted by someone calling himself "Pancake Nips" on a story covering a drill at the school yesterday at 11:57 p.m.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jul 25, 2010

Bellevue's public schools are closed today, Bellevue High principal Francis Scruci has confirmed.

The closing is a result of a bomb threat posted late last night on www.sanduskyregister.com. The threat was posted by someone calling himself "Pancake Nips" on a story covering a drill at the school yesterday at 11:57 p.m.

The post read: "Bomb.. Thursday Be ready THIS IS NOT A SIMULATION SEE U GUYS TOMORROW!!"

It was removed from the Register's website before 6 a.m.

District officials made the decision to close the schools at about 6:45 this morning, Scruci said. As of 7 a.m., radio stations were reporting a two hour delay.

Check back for updates posted as this story develops.