Threat investigation leads to evacuation of a St. Catharines high school

On Monday January 24, 2022, at approximately 10:45am, 1 District (St. Catharines) uniform officers were called to Eden High School in St. Catharines following the report of a received threat.

Out of an abundance of caution, students and staff were evacuated to ensure their safety while officers searched the building.

No one was physically harmed during the incident.

Detectives are continuing to investigate, there is no known on-going threat to public safety at this time.

Anyone with further information is asked to contact detectives at (905) 688-4111, dial option 3 ext. 1022200. Or CrimeStoppers at 1 (800) 222-TIPS (8477).