ST. LOUIS ( – A south St. Louis school was evacuated after a bomb threat Monday morning.

Around 10 a.m., officers with the St. Louis Police Department received a call for a bomb threat at the McKinley Leadership Academy on Russell Avenue.

All of the students were evacuated while officers, with the assistance of a K-9, conducted a search of the building.

Around noon, school officials said nothing had been found and that students and teachers were being allowed back in. 

No other information has been disclosed.

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