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Man armed with a baseball bat charged with threatening resident of Lindsay apartment building

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 36 year old Lindsay man is facing charges after allegedly threatening to take a baseball bat to a resident of an apartment in Lindsay.

Police say on December 10, 2019 at 4:23PM the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service was called an apartment building in Lindsay in response to the report of a man who was armed with a baseball bat, pacing the hallway and threatening to harm a resident of the building.

Officers could not locate the man at the time, but investigators were successful in determining his identity.  On December 17, 2019 at 1:35PM the suspect was located and arrested.

Charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and three counts of failing to comply with the conditions of his probation order is 36-year-old Michael James Martin of Lindsay.


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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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