A North Bay woman has been charged with uttering threats and planning to commit murder.

Police received reports on February 21 of someone taking steps toward murdering an adult victim who was known to her.

Officers arrested the 58-year-old woman the following day. 

The woman is facing one charge of uttering threats and one charge of Counselling an Indictable Offence which is not committed.

The woman had a bail hearing on Thursday after spending time in police custody.