NEW YORK (AP) — Police are investigating a threat that caused a New York City high school to be evacuated.

New York City's Department of Education spokeswoman Toya Holness told the New York Daily News (http://nydn.us/2otVnOM ) that Brooklyn's Tilden High School was briefly evacuated Wednesday due to a bomb threat.

Holness said all students and staff members remained safe and that they re-entered the building after being given an all-clear from the NYPD.

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Information from: Daily News, http://www.nydailynews.com