Two youths charged with uttering threat following school lockdown
Two youths accused of triggering a lockdown at O’Gorman High School Tuesday each face a pair of criminal charges.
The Timmins Police Service said both have been charged with uttering threats and uttering false information.
The false information charge laid against the youths comes under section 372 (1) of the Criminal Code and states, “Everyone who, with intent to injure or alarm,” conveys “information that he knows is false, is guilty of an indictable offense.”
Both accused were released from custody on a Promise to Appear in court on Dec. 17.
In the meantime, police are continuing with their investigation, Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Timmins Police Service at 705-264-1201.