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Weapons incident sends one to hospital in Timmins

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One man was sent to hospital following a weapons incident in Timmins’ north end early Sunday morning.

In a brief phone interview with CTV News, the Timmins Police Service (TPS) confirmed officers responded to a weapons complaint shortly before 3 a.m. in the area of Borden Avenue and Waterloo Road and one male was transported to the Timmins and District Hospital by ambulance with non-life-threatening injuries.

There was a heavy police presence in the area – including several Ontario Provincial Police vehicles.

Photos posted to a local social media page show a TPS forensic vehicle was still near the scene as of 11 a.m.

A Timmins Police Service forensic vehicle parked on Borden Avenue the morning of March 3, 2024. (Facebook/The Voices Of Timmins) Police said the investigation into the incident is still ongoing.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call TPS at 705-264-1201 or contact Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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