Essex Man Charged After Pointing Gun At Neighbour And Firing It Into The Air

Tuesday October 13th, 2020

Posted at 5:19pm


An Essex man is facing several charges after an incident over the weekend.

OPP say that around 8pm on October 11th, 2020, they were called to a report of a disturbance on Tracey Crescent in the Town of Essex.
It was reported that a man had uttered threats to and pointed a firearm at a neighbour and fired the gun into the air.

OPP contained the area, and neighbours in the area were evacuated.

The suspect was observed by police to exit and re-enter his residence numerous times when he was engaged by police and taken into custody.

The suspect was transported to an area hospital to treat a minor dog bite wound obtained during the arrest.

Timothy Hebert, 58-years-old of Essex, will appear at a bail hearing on October 13th, 2020, charged with assault with a weapon, utter threats to cause bodily harm, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and fail to comply with an undertaking.


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