PHILIPSBURG:--- Previously on Sunday, December 4, 2016, at approximately 22.00 p.m. a 59-year woman with initials V.C.E.A. was arrested at the Philipsburg Police Station as a result of a warrant that was issued for her arrest. The charges brought against her are for defamation, libel, and threats. The detectives are busy with this investigation.
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Editor's Note: The suspect that has been arrested since Sunday night is Claire Elshot, teacher, and unionist. She is accused of making threats on her Facebook page. SMN News learned that Elshot's Facebook page was hacked, however, that information cannot be verified. So far police are providing limited information on the arrest of the well-known teacher and unionist.