Youth arrested in connection to Lake Trail Middle School threat
RCMP sign. (Vista Radio file photo)
The Comox Valley RCMP has made an arrest in connection to the threat that closed Lake Trail Middle School.
Police say charges of uttering threats are being considered against a youth.
“Reports of this nature are always treated as serious and authentic until we conduct a thorough investigation to confirm the credibility of the report,” said RCMP spokesperson, Const. Monika Terragni.
“We are still investigating and continue to work with the school district; however, there is no longer any evidence to suggest an ongoing threat to the school.”
Anyone with additional information is asked tocall the Comox Valley RCMP at (250) 338-1321 and refer to file 2020-19222.
If you wish to make an anonymous report, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or online at comoxvalleycrimestoppers.bc.ca.