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Bomb Scare at Ashkar

By Staff | Nov 13, 2019

HUGHESVILLE -Students were evacuated from the Joseph C. Ashkar Elementary School and moved to a safe location on

Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 6,after the school received a bomb scare, borough police confirmed. A state police dog, trained to detect explosives, went through the school, but found nothing, police said. All students were sent home while the investigation continued.