Monroe City High School evacuated after threat

Monroe City High School was evacuated this morning after a bomb threat.

The elementary school and middle school remain on lock down, elementary school principal Kim Shinn said.

High School students were evacuated to an undisclosed area.

Shinn said the time made in the threat has passed and there is no imminent threat.

The Missouri Highway Patrol is expected to sweep the building to check for anything that might be of concern.