Gananoque – Officers of the Gananoque Police Service responded to a report of an assault on a youth, with a weapon at a public park on July 8th , 2021. As a result of investigation, including interviews of numerous witnesses, an 18-year-old male suspect identified, arrested, and charged the day of the incident. Two other Kingston area males were identified, and arrest warrants were sought for their involvement in the incident.
On July 21st , 2021 one of the males turned himself in to Gananoque Police where he was arrested on the strength of his arrest warrant. He was held in custody for a bail hearing. The male was
charged with several offences including: Use of Firearm during the Commission of an Offence, Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose, Carrying Concealed Weapon, Assault with a Weapon and 2 counts of failing to comply with a Probation Order. Gananoque Police still hold a third arrest warrant for a male party currently in custody on other matters.