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Kitchener man arrested after four-and-a-half-hour police search in Guelph

Wellington OPP say the man was located and taken into custody without incident
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A 38-year-old Kitchener man is facing numerous charges following a four and a half hour police search in Guelph.

On the morning of Nov. 15th, Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police received a citizen report in the area of Fourth Line of a suspicious vehicle casing residences.

OPP say when they arrived on scene, the suspect allegedly left the vehicle and fled into the bush. 

A containment area was setup by uniformed officers while the Wellington County OPP Canine Unit, Emergency Response Team Unit, OPP Aviation services and the Guelph Police Services Canine Unit investigated.

After four and a half hours, OPP say the suspect was located and taken into custody without incident. 

Besides a series of charges, the suspect is also being held for a bail hearing.

No other details have been released. 


Ariel Deutschmann

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Ariel Deutschmann is a feature writer and reporter who covers community events, businesses, social initiatives, human interest stories and more involving Guelph and Wellington County
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