Two arrested after shots fired on Walpole Island

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Two people are in custody after someone was shot at on Monday on Walpole Island.

According to the opp, police were called shortly before 4 p.m. to Dump Road.

No one was hurt.

Spent shell casings were found on the ground in the area.

Police obtained a description of the suspects, and officers found and arrested two people without incident.

A 40-year old Walpole Island man and a 27-year-old Chatham man are charged with possession of a firearm for a dangerous purpose, pointing a firearm, and discharging a firearm with intent.

The Walpole Island man is also facing two counts of possession of a schedule 1 substance after a search revealed a quantity of suspected cocaine and methamphetamine.

The accused have been remanded into custody following a bail hearing. 

If you have information on this event or any other crime activity in the area, contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or *OPP (677) on your mobile phone. Your call could make our communities safer for all. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or submit a tip online at www.sarnialambtoncrimestoppers.org where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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