Police drop charges against man involved in Hill security incident
By The Hill Times staff Jul. 24, 2018
Police could not qualify what type of knife was involved in the separate altercation, as the case is now before the courts.
Chief of Defence Staff General Jonathan Vance, centre, and former Canadian Army commander Lieutenant-General Paul Wynnyk, behind, are pictured at the change-of-command ceremony on Parliament Hill last week. A 24-year-old man has been charged with assault and breach of probation following a security incident on the Hill on Monday. The Hill Times file photograph by Andrew Meade
PARLIAMENT HILL—Ottawa police on Tuesday dropped the charges against a 24-year-old man involved in a security incident on Parliament Hill, but the individual still faces a separate set of charges from an unrelated altercation on the weekend.
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