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Police Say Officers Arrested An Intoxicated Man In Possession Of A Taser In Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES-Kawartha Lakes Police Service says officers arrested a man who was found to be in possession of a taser stun gun.

On Saturday, June 10 at approximately 7:15pm, Kawartha Lakes Police responded to a report of a suspicious male on the trail located in the area of Lindsay Street North and Eglinton Street North in Lindsay. Officers report locating the male laying alongside the trail in a highly intoxicated state. The male was arrested and searched. Upon searching the male, he was found to be in possession of a taser stun device according to police.

As a result of the investigation, a 23-year-old Lindsay man has been charged with possession of a prohibited device and one infraction in contravention of the Liquor Licence and Control Act.

The accused will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay on July 20, 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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