Edward R. Murrow High School in Midwood evacuated due to suspicious backpack

Investigators found that the bag was empty and posed no threat.

Investigators found that the bag was empty and posed no threat. (4/30/13)

BROOKLYN - Hundreds of students were forced to evacuate Edward R. Murrow High School Tuesday due to a suspicious backpack.

Students say that a fellow classmate threw her backpack down in the entrance of the school, yelled "Boston" and then ran away.

Investigators found that the bag was empty and posed no threat.

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