Bakersville: Incomplete 911 Call at Gouge Elementary School

BAKERSVILLE, N.C. — Report of an incomplete 911 call at a school located in the 0 block of Laurel Street. County law enforcement officers were requested and were on scene.

Reported by the dispatcher as the incomplete call originating from Gouge Elementary School and was described as a silent open line. The dispatcher attempted to make contact through returned calls which were unanswered. Law enforcement officers were requested to respond to the scene to conduct an investigation and provide further assistance.

Update: A law enforcement officer on scene advised that a faculty member had tried to make a phone call to a number beginning with 284 and accidentally dialed 911 and immediately ended the call upon realization of the mistake. Law enforcement officers cleared the scene then returned to service.

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