CHAPLEAU, Ont. – Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to two reports of individuals breaching release conditions in as many days earlier this week in the community of Chapleau, about 600 kilometres east of Thunder Bay.
OPP officers with the Superior East detachment responded to one report of a person breaching release conditions just after 8 p.m. on Thursday. Officers located the individual within about half an hour and placed them under arrest.
As a result, a 25-year-old Chapleau man was charged with failure to comply with a release order. The accused was released from custody and is set to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in October in Chapleau.
Officers responded to another call regarding a person breaching release conditions at around 1 a.m. on Friday.
As a result of an investigation, an 18-year-old from Chapleau was arrested and charged with failure to comply with conditions of undertaking given to officer in charge.
The accused in that case was also released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court in October.