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Police: Insulin pump battery pack was 'suspicious item' that prompted high school evacuation

(Source: Lexington Police Department) (Source: Lexington Police Department)
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

Lexington Police say a battery pack from an insulin pump prompted the evacuation of River Bluff High School on Monday morning. 

Police and district officials evacuated the school after reports of a "suspicious item" being found in a trash can near the school.

It didn't take long for police to discover the item was innocuous and posed no threat to the school. 

Students returned to class a short time later.

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