WRPS Continue to Investigate Incident in Kitchener

Ongoing investigation.

Waterloo Region, Ontario – On August 11, 2022, at approximately 11:20 p.m., police received a report of a male threatening another male with a knife in the area of Westmount Road East and Ottawa Street South in Kitchener.

Officers arrived in the area and arrested the suspect.

As a result of the investigation, a 37-year-old Kitchener male was arrested and charged with the following offences:

  • Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • Uttering threats to cause death
  • Mischief under $5,000
  • Assault peace officer
  • Transportation fraud
  • Assault with a weapon

The male was held for a bail hearing.

There were no physical injuries as a result of this incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, or has information in connection to the incident, is asked to contact police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Occ: 22-193040 (907)

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Waterloo Regional Police Service
Public Information Unit
519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188
publicinfo@wrps.on.ca  

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