Advertisement

Man who threatened to kill school kids gets additional probation

April 12, 2017 07:28 PM

A man from Moreau who threatened to kill schoolchildren was sentenced to an additional year of probation on Wednesday.

Peter Breault pleaded guilty last spring to attempted coercion. Police say he was keeping a journal for one of his classes at SUNY Adirondack. In that journal, investigators say they found entries about carrying out a mass shooting.

Advertisement – Content Continues Below

NewsChannel 13’s media partners at the Post-Star report the judge praised the progress Breault is making with his mental health counseling and reduced his charge to a misdemeanor.

Credits

WNYT Staff

Copyright 2017 - WNYT-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Local fire departments hope to attract new volunteers through Recruit NY

Demonstrators call for defunding of Planned Parenthood

Police shut down college party at Schodack Island State Park

Guilderland drug bust yields arrest of man wanted in connection to NYC murder

Trump's 100-days vows: Hits, misses, unfinished business
Donald Trump

Advertisement