OPP manhunt spreads across two counties
Huron County and South Bruce Provincial police are on the hunt for a male suspect who police say made threats against law enforcement and may be armed with a gun.
OPP officers along with members of the West Region Tactics and Rescue Unit, Response Team, and Canine Units are containing two properties in relation to the search.
The first property is located in Huron County just north of Kintail on Belfast Road, police have since cleard from this location. The second property is Bruce County just south of Ripley near Concenssion 4 and Concession 6.
Police have the areas around each property closed due to safety concerns.
The male suspect is 29-years-old, 6’, weighing 200 pounds, with black hair. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and brown sweatshirt.
Police say the suspect made threats against law enforcement. The OPP helicopter was brought in Thursday afternoon to assist with the search.
Police are asking residents to report any suspicious persons or activity in these areas in relation to your property.
The public is asked not to approach the male and call 9-1-1 if he is observed on their property.