Man charged with attempted murder near Bancroft
On June 30 at approximately 1:15 a.m., the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police were conducting general patrol duties on Hutchison Avenue in Elliot Lake when they observed a known person walking along the sidewalk who was breaching prior release conditions. (File Photo)
A 25-year-old Hastings County man has been charged with attempted murder after police say he shot at two people late last Wednesday.
The incident happened on New Carlow Road around 11:30 p.m., Bancroft OPP said in a news release Monday.
The people were not struck or injured and the accused fled the scene afterwards.
On Sunday, police arrested the man in the Bancroft area.
Konner Brewitt has been charged with two counts of attempted murder, two counts of assault and other gun-related charges.
He is due in court in Belleville, Ont. on Monday.
Carlow-Mayo Township is about 190 kilometres west of Ottawa.