Youth Facing 27 Charges after Repeated Death Threats
Release Date: April 6, 2018
18-12294 / 18-9278 / 18-10338 / 18-10977
A 14-year-old local youth is now facing 27 charges in relation to death threats and refusing to abide by police and court ordered release conditions.
Since March 5, 2018 the accused has been arrested multiple times for making violent death threats through social media. The threats have been sent to adults and youths with multiple threats sent to specific youths, including threats to kill everyone in their homes.
On April 5, 2018 the accused was arrested once again for sending multiple death threats through social media. The accused was transported to police headquarters where she was held to attend a bail hearing the following day.
In total the accused is now charged with 17 counts of utter threats to cause death, two counts of harassment by threatening conduct, four counts of breach undertaking, and four counts of breach recognizance.