One person charged with uttering threats in Leamington

(File photo) OPP

A Scarborough resident is facing charges after allegedly uttering threats with an imitation firearm at a Leamington business.

Members of the Leamington OPP responded to a report of threats at an Erie Street South business just after 12 a.m. Saturday.

Police say an investigation revealed multiple criminal offences had occurred.

A 49-year-old Scarborough resident was arrested and charged with the following offences:

  • Imitation Firearm - Use while committing offence (Two Counts)
  • Uttering Threats - Cause Death or Bodily Harm (Two Counts)

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Anyone with information regarding this or any other incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.catchcrooks.com.