OPP in Midland have laid charges against one of the youths arrested last week after a lockdown at Georgian Bay District Secondary School.
The charges include:
- Carrying a concealed weapon
- Possession of an imitation weapon for a dangerous purpose
- Mischief – obstructs, interrupts or interferes with the lawful use, enjoyment or operation of property
- Uttering Threats – Cause death or Bodily Harm
Two youths have been taken into custody, after the lockdown of a Midland high school.
Georgian Bay District Secondary School was placed in a lockdown shortly before noon Thursday after the local OPP detachment received information about a threat at the school.
Officers rushed to the high school, then tracked two youths to a location just off school property. A pellet gun was seized, and the lockdown was lifted.
One of the youths placed in custody will face criminal charges. There were no injuries in the incident.