Pine Grove Middle School Evacuated Due To Suspicious Package Near School Grounds


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Students at Pine Grove Middle School were evacuated around noon on Sept. 20th.

According to Police, all students are safe, and they are investigating a suspicious package that was found in the area.

The suspicious package was located in a vehicle parked in proximity to Pine Grove Middle and they have a person of interest in custody, according to police.

Residents near Pine Grove Middle reported a loud noise.

Police say the loud noise heard near Pine Grove Middle was a "proactive controlled measure to address the suspicious package."

According to police, all students from Pine Grove Middle have been safely bussed to Parkville High School, and are awaiting pickup.

Pine Grove Elementary school has also been evacuated, and all students from there are being brought to Loch Raven High School for reunification with families.

Baltimore County Police are also evacuating the 1600 block of Whitehead Ct. in connection to the investigation.

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