Updated: Youth charged with threatening students considered school shooting, witnesses testify

by Brendan Burke - June 12, 2018

A 13-year-old accused of threatening students at a Yellowknife school said he’d considered carrying out a school shooting, a counsellor testified Friday. The defendant, who can’t be named under the Youth Criminal Justice Act, was arrested and charged on March 19 following a “potential threat” that occurred at a city school four days earlier. He…

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