Social media threat leads to two Lacombe youths charged

Two Lacombe youth are facing charges after making threats on social media.

On Dec. 1, staff at the Lacombe Composite High School notified the Lacombe Police Service of the threat made on one of the popular social media sites. Two youths, who can’t be identified under provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act, were arrested.

They have been charged with uttering threats and mischief.

Police said, the situation was resolved without incident and at no time were the staff and students of the school at risk.



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