Bomb alert at the Da Vinci secondary school in Anderlecht: 400 pupils evacuated
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Bomb alert at the Da Vinci secondary school in Anderlecht: 400 pupils evacuated

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An individual called the emergency 101 number at 9am on Thursday, saying a bomb would explode at the Leonardo Da Vinci secondary school in Anderlecht, according to a spokesperson for the Brussels Midi police. Around 400 pupils were evacuated to a football field. The local police did a sweep, but the specialised units have not yet been mobilised. The police will now analyse the call.

The school was recently in the papers due to fight linked to an anti-Charlie Hebdo petition, which involved a history teacher at the school.

(Source: Belga)