South Bruce Pen man arrested after standoff with police

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On August 19, just before midnight, Grey Bruce OPP were called to a high risk situation, involving a weapon, at an address at Bruce Road 8, South Bruce Peninsula.

Police secured the area surrounding the residence.

As a result Bruce Road 8, between Bruce Road 14 and Municipal Road, was closed to any traffic.

Around 7 am on Tuesday morning a 37 year old man inside the home was taken into custody by members of OPP Emergency Response Team.

He remains in custody pending a bail hearing on Wednesday.

Grey Bruce OPP, with assistance from Grey Bruce OPP Community Street Crime Unit, OPP ERT and OPP K9, have executed a search warrant on the residence.

This morning OPP will resume the search of the residence for evidence relating to this incident.

Anyone with information that can assist Grey Bruce OPP can call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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