Police have arrested a youth for uttering threats outside of Sturgeon Composite High School.
At around 9:46 a.m. on Friday (Oct.10), the Morinville RCMP responded to a complaint about two suspicious males, one of which was a student.
As a precautionary measure, the school was placed under a hold and secure at 10 a.m. which lasted until 11:45 a.m.
An investigation led by the RCMP resulted in the arrest of a youth from Sturgeon County, who is currently facing charges.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Morinville RCMP or Crime Stoppers.

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