Skip to main content

Irvington Township Police Investigtes Two Days of Bomb Threats at Union Avenue Middle School

Irvington Township

By: Richard L. Smith

Police in Irvington Township are investigating two bomb threats phoned into one of the town’s middle schools Tuesday and Wednesday. 

Officials told RLS Media that the Irvington Police Department responded to Union Avenue School on a report of a bomb threat that was called in by an anonymous person around noon Tuesday and approximately 1:30 today. 

The building was evacuated on both days. 

Officials said The Essex County Sheriff Department Bomb Unit responded and searched the school.

No bomb or suspicious package was located and students were subsequently allowed back into the school. 

The threats are under an active and ongoing investigation.