On Tuesday, U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris’ husband Douglas Emhoff and a second U.S. gentleman were escorted from a local high school in Washington, DC after a bomb threat while attending a Black History Month event. it was done.
according to ReutersEmhoff was at Dunbar High School, the first high school for black students in the United States, to celebrate the Black History Month event when the threat took place. When the students and managers evacuated, Emhoff was rushed to the Secret Service agent.
The bomb threat arises after a series of recent threats at various historically black colleges across the country. Police said the first information about the threat from Tuesday had nothing to do with the previous threat and was not targeted at Emhoff. However, the possibility that the threat has been linked to a previous threat has not been completely ruled out.
The threat to Dunbar High School on Tuesday was made over the phone, and authorities began tracking the call. Emhoff’s team said the threat was reported to the Secret Service. But his spokesman reassured him that he was safe.
A spokesman for the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) said: I think everyone is safe. The building is beautiful. “
As Before Last week, a total of 13 HBCUs were threatened, including Copin State University, Mississippi Valley State University, Morgan State University, Alcorn State University, Tougaloo College, Jackson State University, Kentucky State University, Fort Valley State University, Howard University, and Xavier University. It is reported that it was. , Columbia District University, Spellman College, Edward Waters University.
Prior to that, six schools, including Howard University, were under threat.
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Douglas Emhoff, the second gentleman escorted from DC Area High School after the bomb threat
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