September 12, 2018 5:22 pm

Man arrested in connection with string of violent incidents in Bridgewater

Bridgewater Police Services says Joseph Christopher McGregor was arrested on Monday with the assistance of a canine unit.

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A man is facing several criminal charges in connection with multiple violent incidents in Bridgewater, N.S.

Bridgewater Police Services says Joseph Christopher McGregor was arrested on Monday with the assistance of a canine unit.

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Police say McGregor was wanted in connection with the assault of a woman known to him.

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McGregor was not located after the assault, according to police, and a search warrant was obtained for his arrest.

Officers located McGregor in the Glen Allen subdivision, and he sustained minor injuries while resisting arrest at the Eastside Plaza.

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McGregor is facing two counts of uttering threats, one count of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, assault and resisting arrest in connection with three separate incidents.

He has appeared in court to face the charges.

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