UPDATE: 1:00 PM Friday, March 31, 2023
As a result of continued investigation by Rosetown RCMP into the report of a threat directed at Rosetown Central High School, a youth was arrested on March 30th and charged with two counts Uttering Threats, contrary to Section 264.1(1)(a) of the Criminal Code. The youth is scheduled to appear in court on May 5, 2023, in Rosetown. The youth cannot be named or identified in accordance with the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
Rosetown RCMP Combined Traffic Services Section (CTSS) and the Saskatoon RCMP General Investigation Section assisted with the investigation and helped maintain a police presence at the school to ensure safety was maintained in the area. There were no physical injuries reported to police in relation to this incident.
The investigation has concluded and no further information will be provided.
On March 30, 2023 at approximately 10:25 a.m., Rosetown RCMP received a report of a threat directed at Rosetown Central High School.
Rosetown RCMP immediately responded. No injuries are reported and Rosetown RCMP are currently investigating the origin of the threat. There is a continued increased police presence at the school.
If an elevated risk to safety is identified, we will advise the public.
Anyone with information about this incident should call Rosetown RCMP at 306-882-5700. Information can also be submitted anonymously by contacting Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.saskcrimestoppers.com.
West Central Online will have more on this story as it develops.