OPP Investigate Weapons Incident


On November 5, 2019, at approximately 10:41 p.m. members of the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a domestic disturbance at a residence in the Sables-Spanish Rivers Township.

The accused, who will not be named to protect the identity of the victim, was arrested and charged with the following:

Possession of a weapon for Dangerous Purpose contrary to section 88 of the Criminal Code of Canada (CC)
Careless storage of a firearm, weapon, prohibited device or ammunition contrary to section 86(1) CC x 2
The accused was released on a Promise to Appear and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Espanola on December 16, 2019.


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