A 32-year-old man from Kitchener, Ontario is charged with threatening Liberal Chief Justin Trudeau throughout an election freeze in Cambridge, Ontario final month.
Trudeau was compelled to postpone its August 29 look on account of protests, which included between 150 and 200 folks, in keeping with estimates by the Waterloo Regional Police Service.
The folks on the protest shouted profanity and threatened Trudeau with dying and hurled racist and misogynistic insults in opposition to black folks and girls in his safety squad.
Police had beforehand mentioned that nobody was arrested or charged in reference to the occasion.
However two days after the protest, police mentioned that they had opened an investigation into alleged threats based mostly on info from the RCMP, witnesses and movies posted on social media.
“The alleged threats have been verbal and associated to a dwell video posted on social media depicting injury and / or dying to the prime minister,” mentioned police spokeswoman Cherri Greeno.
On Friday, police mentioned the Kitchener man had been arrested and charged with double threats.
He is on trial this month.