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Lindsay police arrest man brandishing kitchen knife at apartment complex

A Lindsay man faces weapons charges following an alteration at an apartment on Sunday.
A Lindsay man faces weapons charges following an alteration at an apartment on Sunday. City of Kawartha Lakes Police

A Lindsay man faces weapons charges following an altercation at an apartment complex on Sunday.

City of Kawartha Lakes police were called to an apartment complex on Sussex Street South for a man who was involved in an argument with occupants in a vehicle.

“An emergency telephone call was made to the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service when the man was seen to be holding a large kitchen knife in his hand,” police said.

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Officers arrived and say they discovered the man had another edged-weapon concealed in his clothing.

Dean Gonsalves, 50, of Lindsay, was arrested and charged with causing a disturbance and two counts each of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and carrying a concealed weapon.

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He was held in custody for a bail hearing in Lindsay on Monday.

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