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On Tuesday September 12, 2017 shortly after 11:30 p.m. Brantford Police received a 9-1-1- call from employees at a business on St Paul Ave.

An unknown male had attended inside the store, threatened to shoot employees and was holding a pair of scissors in his hand. Community Patrol Officers attended and observed the accused inside the store. Officers began communicating with the male, calmed him down and deescalated the situation.  

A 26 year old Brantford man is charged with Utter Threats to Cause Death or Bodily Harm, Possession of Weapons Dangerous (Scissors) and Breach of Probation. 

The accused was held in custody awaiting a bail hearing.