UPDATE: Safety Precautions Lifted at all District 57 Schools.
RCMP are recommending that the safety measures at all area schools be lifted and that normal activities resumes.
RCMP have arrested two teen-aged males in connection with an online threat made to Prince George schools. Mounties arrested two males, aged 17 and 16 today. Both are in custody.
The threat led to the lockdown of all public and private schools Thursday morning in Prince George. Police and school officials didn’t put much merit into the threat, but put the lockdown in place as a precaution.
As of the noon hour, the lockdown at schools remain in place, but it is expected to be lifted soon.
UPDATE: RCMP recommended lifting the safety measures at area schools just before dismissal and that normal activities resume. The 16-year-old will be held in custody overnight. He will make is first appearance in provincial court tomorrow, mean time crown council will determine charges.