Bracebridge resident charged after Saturday evening shooting
An OPP cruiser (Photo credit: supplied)
The Bracebridge OPP has charged a 40-year-old man after responding to a report of shots fired on Balls Drive Saturday evening.
The scene just after 10 PM Saturday (Photo credit: Mathew Reisler)
The complaint was called in by a resident just after 8 PM. When officers arrived, the person who reported the incident claimed he had gone to a nearby home and had been shot at.
Police report the man was not injured.
Officers found the suspect and arrested him without incident. James Gostick was charged with:
- Pointing a firearm
- Possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose
- Careless use of a firearm
- Unauthorized possession of a firearm
- Possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000
If you have any information on what happened, you’re being asked to call the Bracebridge OPP or report anonymously through Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477.
A bail hearing has been scheduled for May 10th in Bracebridge.