Police still searching for person evading police; the public is not at risk

On Friday, July 13, the Hawkesbury Ontario Provincial Police detachment advised that a search conducted by police on Monday, July 9, was for a person evading police. That person has still not been apprehended.

Police cars were spotted Monday morning at about 8 a.m. at the corner of County Road 10 and Cassburn Road on the outskirts of Vankleek Hill. But people living along Cassburn Road also reported seeing police on foot.

It seems that on Monday, July 9, police officers were called to investigate a breach of Recognizance which turned into a case of a person evading police.  A K9 search was conducted without locating the person.  It is an ongoing criminal investigation as a result of a domestic dispute; no further information is available.

At this point, there has been no reason for public safety concerns, which is why the OPP did not advise the media, according to police.

Citizens should always be aware of their surroundings when walking alone in trails, note the police.


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Louise Sproule

Louise Sproule

Louise Sproule has been the publisher of The Review since 1992. A part-time job after high school at The Review got Sproule hooked on community newspapers and all that they represent. She loves to write, has covered every kind of event you can think of, loves to organize community events and loves her small town and taking photographs across the region. She dreams of writing a book one day so she can finally tell all of the town's secrets! She must be stopped! Keep subscribing to The Review . . . or else!

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