Police have evacuated schools in Northern and Eastern Ontario in response to a bomb threat. The Ontario Provincial Police have stated that they have received multiple bomb threats and that an investigation has been launched. The threat was directed at schools run by multiple school districts. They threatened to pay money or bomb if they were not paid.
As a precaution, all schools have been evacuated and closed. The investigation is still ongoing, according to police. On police orders, four school boards in Gogama North closed their doors. According to the police, no other evidence or information about the threatening message has been discovered. According to police, parents can get more information from their local schools or school boards.