Broadcast time: 2:55 pm
Date: September 27, 2019
This morning, at approximately 9:00 am, officers responded to a suspicious male in the area of Confederation and Christina Street dressed in camouflage and carrying what appeared to be a firearm.
As officers attended the area they observed the suspect fire a shot and then drop the firearm and run from the officer. Officers immediately secured the area and located the suspect without further incident. A sawed off rifle was recovered.
Currently a 25 year old male from the Sarnia area remains in custody and is being held for a bail hearing. He will be facing a number of charges.
The investigation is still ongoing and if you have any information related to this incident you are please asked to call Detective Johann Lewis at 519-344-8861, extension 6200.
Constable Giovanni Sottosanti
Tel: 519-344-8861 Ext 6168