Owen Sound man faces weapons related charges

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Owen Sound Police have arrested a 26 year old man after investigating a disturbance downtown early Thursday morning.

Police received a call just after 1 AM from a citizen reporting a disturbance in the area of 3rd Ave East and 8th Street.

Officers arrived on scene and a complainant identified the suspect who allegedly pointed a gun and a knife at him during a fight.

The suspect was taken into custody and found to be in possession of a replica pistol and two knives.

He was charged with numerous offences including assault with a weapon, pointing a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, breach of a weapons prohibition order and failing to comply with bail conditions.

There were no injuries reported. 



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