Teen allegedly threatens to burn down school

Published on April 13, 2017

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CORNWALL, Ontario - A 17-year-old Cornwall youth was arrested on April 10, 2017 and charged with threats and breach of probation for failing to keep the peace.

It is alleged on April 10, 2017 the youth threatened to burn down his school and police were contacted to investigate. During the investigation the youth was taken into custody, charged accordingly and held for a bail hearing. His name was not released as per provision of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.


CORNWALL, Ontario – Jacques Trottier, 21, of Deux Montagnes, QC, was arrested on April 11, 2017 on the strength of a warrant. It is alleged the man failed to attend court on September 13, 2016 for drug offences and a warrant was issued for his arrest. On April 11, 2017 the man attended police headquarters to deal with the matter. He was taken into custody on the strength of the warrant and held for a bail hearing.