Sherwood Park, Alberta – This morning at approximately 10:39 a.m. Strathcona County RCMP responded to a report of uttering threats at Bev Facey High School. A student received a threatening text message concerning the safety of the school and advised a staff member immediately.
As a result of the threat the school was placed in a Hold & Secure and police were contacted.
Strathcona County RCMP attended the scene immediately and quickly identified the person responsible for sending the threat. A student at the school was arrested without incident and the Hold and Secure was lifted shortly after.
Strathcona County RCMP and the Strathcona County General Investigations Unit continue to investigate this incident. If you have any information about this crime please contact the Strathcona County RCMP at RCMP at 780-467-7741, or if you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers. At Crime Stoppers you do not need to reveal your identity. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display, Call Trace or tape any phone calls. If your information leads to an arrest, you qualify for a cash award up to $2,000.00. We want your tip, not your name. Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
Strathcona County RCMP