The Racine Police Department responded to Park H.S. this morning at about 8:10 A.M. for a report of a “MacGyver” bomb located in the school. A “MacGyver” bomb is common household chemicals and items mixed in a bottle which then explodes. Officers and the Racine Fire Deapartment responded. The investigation has determined the device was NOT a “MacGyver” bomb. The item has been removed and the investigation is ongoing.
2:51 p.m. – Witnesses report that at least 2 parties were taken into custody by Racine Police for police and that a freshman was later identified as the party who put the bottle into a garbage can, officials state that It was a “fluid, nonflammable, nonexplosive. It was a strong odor, like an ammonia sulfur odor,” water bottle found in the garbage It was a “fluid, nonflammable, nonexplosive. It was a strong odor, like an ammonia sulfur odor,” water bottle found in the garbage.Share on Facebook