Muskoka Lakes man facing numerous charges after disturbance investigation

A disturbance investigation led OPP to seize numerous illegal firearms from an area home on Sept. 3, 2021 (Courtesy: OPP)

One person from Muskoka Lakes is facing multiple charges after a disturbance investigation led officers to seize numerous illegal firearms.


According to Bracebridge OPP, officers were called to a disturbance in Muskoka Lakes Township at around 8 p.m. on Sept. 3.


After an investigation, police say a 59-year-old man is facing multiple charges, including:

  • Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm to a peace officer,
  • Careless storage of a firearm and ammunition
  • Possession of a loaded prohibited, or restricted firearm.

To protect the identity of the victim, the accused's name is being withheld. He was held for a bail hearing Saturday.