ROGERSVILLE, Tenn. -

 A local school was evacuated after a bomb threat was found in the bathroom.

According to Hawkins County director of schools, Steve Starnes, officers searched Rogersville Middle School this afternoon after a bomb threat done in graffiti was found.

Students returned to the building just before 2 o'clock.

Hawkins County school officials ask that any student or adult with knowledge of the incident please contact Rogersville Middle School administration at 423-272-7603.