Youth taken into custody in relation to social media threat to Carlton school

Carlton Comprehensive Public High School. (Photo courtesy Saskatchewan Rivers Public School Division)

UPDATE: Police have determined there was no actual threat to public safety at the school and no charges are laid.

Prince Albert police are investigating social media threats regarding Carlton High School made early on Friday.

Officers have taken a boy into custody in relation to this incident.

A news release says the public can expect to see a police presence in the area for the rest of the day.

Police say they will release further updates.