TEEN WHO PROMPTED SCHOOL LOCKDOWN IN COURT TODAY
5/14/2018 9:14:16 AM
A 16-year-old from Trenton is due in Belleville court today (Monday,) after a Picton school went into lockdown on Friday. Prince Edward OPP say the Trenton boy will appear in Belleville court on charges of uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm and harassing communications. Around 11 a.m. Friday May 11th Prince Edward OPP was alerted of an ongoing incident at Prince Edward Collegiate Institute. Staff at the school were aware of threatening messages directed towards a student at the school and the building was placed in lockdown mode and was then changed to hold and secure mode. The suspect was not on the school premises and police were able to identify and locate the suspect via social media posts.
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