Note Prompts Long Island Middle School Evacuation

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    A Long Island middle school was evacuated Wednesday morning after a note was found in a bathroom.

    Nassau County police say a bomb squad was called to Seaford Middle School.

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    The contents of the note were not immediately clear.

    Students were let back into the school by noon. 

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    The evacuation comes a day after a scare at Elmont High School, where students were herded into safe zones with the lights out for hours after someone spotted a person with a gun that turned out to be a toy.

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