pnwthc · 2021-01-27

Hamilton man faces weapons offenses

A Hamilton man is facing weapons offenses following his arrest outside Casino Rama.

Police say a passenger on a charter bus was causing problems inside the vehicle and had reportedly brandished a pocketknife.

Members of the OPP and the Rama Police Service were called to the bus ramp at the casino, and arrested a 75-year-old man.

He was charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and unauthorized possession of a weapon.

There were no injuries.

The suspect is to appear in court on May 12.