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TIMMINS POLICE CHARGE LOCAL MAN WITH BREACH OF RELEASE ORDER

The Timmins Police Service arrested a local resident in regard to an incident yesterday morning where a disturbance at a Fifth Avenue apartment building.

Timmins Police Service officers responded to the call regarding a person who was involved in a disturbance.

Upon arrival, a Timmins Police Service officer located the subject and recognized him as being bound by a number of strict conditions in keeping with a release order imposed upon him by the Provincial Court in Timmins earlier this year.

Based on the ensuing investigation, it was determined that the man was in contravention of four separate conditions of the release order.

The man was arrested once the validity of the court-imposed conditions was confirmed by Timmins Police dispatch personnel.

As a result, Barry GODIN, 46, of Timmins was taken into police custody.

The accused remains in police custody awaiting a bail hearing slated for this morning at Provincial Court in Timmins to answer to charges laid against him.