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A Halifax Regional Police car is parked outside Halifax Provincial Court on April 8, 2024. (Jacob Moore/Acadia Broadcasting)

2 teens charged for threats toward Halifax school

By Kevin Northup May 10, 2024 | 9:04 AM

Two teens have been charged after threats were made toward J.L. Ilsley High School.

Halifax Police say the 15 and 16-year-old youths were arrested yesterday, and face charges of mischief and uttering threats.

The threats were reported Tuesday at the school.

Police say there’s been 25 incidents since April 1 of messages left in schools referring to explosive devices in the buildings.

Officers investigated each threat and didn’t find anything.