Suspect arrested in disturbance east of Sudbury
CTV Northern Ontario
Published Friday, June 7, 2019 9:59AM EDT
Last Updated Friday, June 7, 2019 10:46AM EDT
Ontario Provincial Police say a 58-year-old man from Markstay-Warren has been charged in connection to the disturbance Thursday night.
He has been charged with:
- Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm
- Unauthorized possession of a firearm
- Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
The accused is being held and is scheduled for a bail hearing Friday, June 7.
Ontario Provincial Police say they were called to a disturbance east of Greater Sudbury Thursday evening.
They say someone was making threats in the Municipality of Markstay-Warren around 6 pm June 6.
OPP Emergency Response Team and K9 unit assisted and the suspect was apprehended then taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect is now facing firearms-related offences.
An investigation is ongoing with Sudbury OPP Crime Unit.
More information will be provided as it becomes available.