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OPP Releases Name Of Man Charged In Relation To Disturbance Call Involving Firearm In Fenelon Falls

KAWARTHA LAKES-The City of Kawartha Lakes OPP have released the name of the person arrested in Fenelon Falls yesterday afternoon, in relation to a firearm.

On May 15, 2023 shortly before noon, officers were dispatched to a disturbance call involving a firearm, on West Street South in Fenelon Falls. Officers contained the area as they investigated with the assistance of the local Crime Unit, Emergency Response Team (ERT), and the OPP Central Region Tactics and Rescue Unit (TRU)

See video here:https://www.kawartha411.ca/2023/05/15/heavy-police-presence-in-fenelon-falls-ends-with-two-people-taken-into-custody-video/

Two local schools were placed on lockdown as a precaution.

As a result of the investigation Tyler Meredith, 25 years-of-age of Fenelon Falls was arrested and charged with:

  • Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose
  • Pointing a Firearm
  • Fail to comply with Probation Order

The accused has been remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay on May 19, 2023.

 

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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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