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Charges Laid After Alleged Threats Involving Firearm

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 19-year-old Lindsay man is facing charges after Kawartha Lakes entered into an investigation after receiving a complaint of threats involving a firearm. The complainant called police on Thursday, March 2, after a Facetime conversation involving acquaintances, during which threats were allegedly made while displaying a firearm. Police located and arrested two suspects. 

A 19-year-old Lindsay male has been charged with:

  • Uttering threats – cause death or bodily harm
  • Possession of an imitation weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Imitation firearm – use while committing an offence

A 21-year-old Cannington male has been charged with:

  • Possession of an imitation weapon for a dangerous purpose

Both accused will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice located at 440 Kent Street West in Lindsay on April 13, 2023. 

 

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Pamela Vanmeer
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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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