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Hold and secure over – man with gun in custody

Remanded in custody

A hold and secure in an Alberta community is now over after area RCMP received a report of a male with a firearm making threats.

RCMP note a suspect was last seen on foot as they began their search and alerted residents to the danger by advising to shelter in place between Grimshaw and Roma, Alberta.

Officers from Peace River, Grande Prairie, High Prairie, and other detachments including units, including a police dog, were dispatched. The RCMP canine tracked the suspect and he was taken into custody.

RCMP charged 26-year-old Hayes Dale Robert Fuller-Garand of no fixed address with: assault, assault with a weapon causing bodily harm, forcible confinement, possession of a weapon contrary to order (x2), mischief, breaking and entering, indecent communication, and finally - possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

He was remanded in custody with a court date set for May 8 in Peace River.

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