On the 29th of January, St. Thomas Police received information involving a family dispute which involved potential threats to other family members. For precautionary measures John Wise Public School conducted a Hold & Secure until the person in question could be located. Approximately 30 minutes later the individual at the center of the investigation was located and arrested. At that time the Hold & Secure was cancelled. Police continue to investigate the family dispute. At no time were students or Staff of the school in any danger.
The investigation is ongoing, any further information that becomes available will be released at that time.