M’Chigeeng man charged with weapons offence

M’CHIGEENG–During the evening hours of Sunday, February 9, United Chiefs and Councils of Manitoulin (UCCM) Anishnaabe Police were dispatched to a 9-1-1 call from a residence on the M’Chigeeng First Nation.

Upon arrival, police found a man brandishing a pocketknife. With the assistance of a family member, police managed to secure the knife safely.

Charged with weapons dangerous, Sec. 88 of the Criminal Code of Canada, is a 57-year-old male of the M’Chigeeng First Nation. He is scheduled to appear in Gore Bay court on March 31, 2014 at 10 am.