Trenton Teen Charged with Uttering Threats

A teen from Trenton is in custody following an investigation into an incident at Prince Edward Collegiate Institute in Picton.

Police say school officials were made aware on Friday of some threatening messages directed towards a student at the school.

Officers using social media and other investigative techniques were able to locate the suspect, who is not a student at the school  in Picton.

The boy, 16, was charged with uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm, and harassing communications.

He is scheduled to appear in court on Monday, May 14 for a bail hearing