Man charged af­ter knife in­ci­dent at Sask. First Na­tion school

Cape Breton Post - - Canada -

BADGERVILLE, Sask. — A 19-year-old man has been charged af­ter an in­ci­dent at a Saskatchewan school in­volv­ing a knife. Kam­sack RCMP say they got a call on May 10 about a man bran­dish­ing a knife at the Chief Gabriel School on the Cote First Na­tion. Po­lice found the man on the roof of the school and he came down about 90 min­utes later.

The school was in lock­down mode dur­ing the in­ci­dent and no staff or stu­dents were phys­i­cally in­jured. Lloyd Nor­man Straight­nose of Cote First Na­tion is charged with as­sault with a weapon and ut­ter­ing threats.

He is sched­uled to ap­pear in Kam­sack pro­vin­cial court on July 18.

Po­lice would not give any fur­ther de­tails.

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