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Man facing weapons charges after woman threatened: Police

2020-08-20 Timmins Police Cruiser

A suspect brandishing a weapon allegedly threatened a woman in the south end of Timmins. 

On Saturday, Nov. 18, the Timmins Police were called to a Spruce Street South address. Police allege a suspect brandished a weapon and threatened a 25-year-old woman. 

The suspect was identified and located by officers later that day. 

A 49-year-old man from Timmins is charged with assault with a weapon, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, carrying a concealed weapon, assault with a weapon and utter threats.

The accused was held in police custody for a bail hearing today (Nov. 20).

None of the charges have been tested in court and the accused is considered innocent unless proven guilty.