Hate Crime Arrest In Owen Sound
Source: Owen Sound Police
Date: Tue Jun 19 02:55:54 MST 2018
On June 17 th , 2018 Toronto Police located and arrested the male on behalf of the Owen Sound Police Service. The accused has no known connections to Owen Sound and was only in the City for a few days. After committing the offence, the accused fled the City and returned to Toronto.
Paul Swanek, a 60 year old male from Toronto has been charged with the following offences;
Mischief Relating to Religious Property
Swanek appeared in Court today (June 18 th , 2018) in Owen Sound. He was remanded in custody and will reappear in Court tomorrow (June 19 th , 2018) for a bail hearing.
Acting Detective Sergeant Daniels stated “This criminal act of intolerance unsettled our community and is unacceptable. We appreciate the efforts of the Toronto Police Service to work with us in identifying the accused”.