Barricaded Person Facing Weapon & Threat Charges
Source: Area OPP
Date: Tue Aug 13 04:23:53 MST 2019
After approximately 8 hours the OPP TRU Team entered the residence and took the accused into custody. The accused was arrested and charged with the following offences:
Assault with a Weapon S. 267(a) CC
Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose S. 88 CC
Utter Threats Cause Death S. 264.1(1)(a) CC
Mischief S. 431(b) CC
The accused will remain in custody and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, Walkerton on August 12, 2019.
Bruce Road 1 is closed between Guest Avenue and Statters Lake Avenue as a result of this investigation
Further updates will be provided as information becomes available.
The South Bruce OPP is requesting anyone with information that can assist police to call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.