Police ID person of interest in King George Community School perimeter lockdown

Saskatoon police have identified a person of interest after a voice mail threat at King George Community School resulted in a perimeter lockdown. Devin Sauer / Global News

A person of interest has been identified by Saskatoon police after a voice mail threat resulted in a perimeter lockdown of an elementary school.

The perimeter lockdown was put in place at King George Community School after staff received the threat Wednesday morning.

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It remained in place for the remainder of the school day while police and school resource officers carried out their investigation.

Four other schools in the area were also placed under a perimeter lockdown for a short period of time.

Police officials said in a release that more details will be released once the investigation is complete but added there is no threat to public safety.


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