Area OPP Police Press Releases

Threat To Harm School Children – One Arrested #LeaveOurChildrenAlone

(CENTRAL HURON, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating a threats occurrence in the Municipality of Central Huron, (Clinton) on May 3rd which led to an arrest on May 4th.

On Thursday May 4th, 2023, at approximately 9:27 a.m. Huron OPP officers received information from elementary school staff in the Municipality of Central Huron that a student had been threatened on the evening of May 3rd. The threat made by the suspect included attending the school and harming the victim in this incident and their friends. Huron OPP officers immediately met with school staff and officials to ensure the safety of the staff and students while the investigation was conducted.

As a result of the investigation, Daunte JOHNSON, 19 years of age from Central Huron was located, arrested, and charged with:

–      Criminal Harassment – Threatening Conduct

The Huron OPP is advising the public that at this time, there are no further concerns for the safety of the school staff or students.

The accused is currently being held in custody pending a bail hearing on May 5th.

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