Released by Sgt. Robert Masten Incident #51.16.5534
On 05.23.2016 Milford Police were notified of an automated call received by staff at Mispillion Elementary School (Sussex County) claiming there was a bomb on the property. School administration put emergency plans in effect and the building was searched. The building was later cleared and students have since returned to class. Although a nearby elementary school was not affected by this threat, district officials still took precautionary measures there also. Milford Police ask anyone with information about this matter to call 302.422.8081 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333. Tips can also be submitted through our MyPD App, Facebook, or our website at milfordpolicede.org/tips/.