Teen charged after threats made about Uxbridge Secondary School

A 17-year-old is facing charges after police say threats relating to Uxbridge Secondary School were made earlier this week.

On Wednesday (April 11), at approximately 11:20 a.m., police were called to Uxbridge Secondary School for reports that a student made threats relating to the school via text messaging. The threats were determined to be unsubstantiated and there were no safety concerns.

A student at the school was arrested and charged.

A 17-year-old male is charged with Utter Threats and Mischief. He was released on a Promise to Appear.

Anyone with information is asked to contact D/Cst. Brown of the North Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 extension 2675.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.