WASHINGTON - An all clear was given at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Northwest, D.C. after it was evacuated due to a report of a suspicious package.
The incident was reported around 11:30 a.m. The all clear was signaled around 1:20 p.m.
Officials say students were evacuated to Rose L. Hardy Middle School in the Northwest. No injuries were reported. Parts of R Street, between 35th and 36th Streets, nd S Street, between 35th and 36th Streets, were closed while police investigated.
Duke Ellington School of Arts evacuated after report of suspicious package pic.twitter.com/O9r8YHv7Mt— Matt Ackland (@mattacklandfox5) February 8, 2018