Officers with the Brantford Police Service were dispatched to the area of Bain Street and Wharfe Street for a weapons related call for service at approximately 10:00 a.m. on July 7, 2022.
It was reported that a man was observed swinging a knife at people in the area.
Officers attended, located, and arrested the accused for possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.
The knife was located near the arrest location.
Information was received to indicate that the accused was in violation of a valid Judicial Release Order.
As a result, a 36-year-old man from Brantford stands charged with the following Criminal Code violations:
• Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
• Failure to Comply with Judicial Release Order
The accused was held for bail