KENORA, Ont. – A 28-year-old man is in custody Wednesday after police respond to an incident in Kenora.
Ontario Provincial Police officers responded to a report of a man possibly carrying a weapon near a school zone around 2:40 p.m.
The OPP advised all schools to play a hold and secure as a precautionary measure.
Members of the OPP, Northwest Region Canine and Northwest Emergency Response Team located the accused and is currently in custody.
As a result of this investigation, a 28-year-old from Kenora has been charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.
The accused is to appear in Kenora court on Oct. 3 to answer to the charge.