Boy arrested over Kelso High School 'bomb hoax' call
- 7 April 2014
- From the section South Scotland
A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with an alleged bomb threat which resulted in a secondary school being evacuated.
About 700 pupils and staff at Kelso High School had to leave the premises on 1 April after a suspicious call.
The call was later determined to be a hoax and the school resumed as normal the following day.
Police confirmed that a 14-year-old boy would be reported to the Children's Panel.