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Two youth charged with conspiracy to commit murder after incident at Marystown school

Sacred Heart Academy
Sacred Heart Academy - SaltWire Network

Two youth appeared in provincial court in Grand Bank today to face charges of conspiracy to commit murder and uttering death threats after Burin Peninsula RCMP received a report of threats being made against students and staff at Sacred Heart Academy in Marystown.
The incident was reported to police on Wednesday, Dec. 11.
Following an investigation, two individuals were arrested and held overnight pending their Dec. 12 court appearance.
Both have since been released on a number of conditions and are scheduled to attend court on Jan. 15, 2020.
The investigation is continuing and the names of the two involved are being withheld in accordance with the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

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