OPP searching for 'armed and dangerous man' following situation in Dunnville

The OPP are asking for the public's help locating a man who is believed to be armed and dangerous after a fruitless search in Dunnvillle.

Just after midnight yesterday, the OPP responded to Robinson Road in Dunnville for a report of a man in crisis who may have had a gun.

Officers closed off the Robinson Road area for about nine hours as the canine and tactical units tried to track down the suspect.

They were unable to find him; Charles Potts is described as a 34 year old white man, approximately 6 foot tall, with a medium build, with red hair and a beard.

He was last seen wearing red athletic shorts and black shoes with red laces.

If you see him do not approach and call 911 immediately to report his whereabouts.