A Verdun resident was arrested by Montreal police and charged over the weekend with threatening Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante by email.
Published on: January 16, 2018 | Last Updated: January 16, 2018 10:11 AM EST
Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante delivers her administration's first budget Jan. 10, 2018. John Mahoney / Montreal Gazette
A Verdun resident was arrested by the Montreal police and was charged over the weekend with threatening Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante by email.
Claude Meilleur, 63, faces one charge of uttering a threat to “cause the death or bodily harm” to Plante. The alleged threat was made on Jan.11.
Montreal police spokesperson Constable Jean-Pierre Brabant confirmed that an arrest was made in connection with a threat made to the mayor and that a suspect was arrested and charged.
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