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Woman arrested in Napanee after allegedly brandishing knife in public

OPP arrested a woman on Monday who was allegedly brandishing a knife outside a local hospital in Napanee.
OPP arrested a woman on Monday who was allegedly brandishing a knife outside a local hospital in Napanee. Nick Westoll / Global News File

A South Frontenac woman has been arrested after she allegedly brandished a knife on a Napanee street corner.

On Monday afternoon, Lennox and Addington OPP were called to the corner of Bridge Street and Richmond Park Drive in Napanee, right in front of the Lennox and Addington County General Hospital.

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Police say a woman was waving a knife and endangering the public around her.

Jennifer Forsythe, 39, was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

She was held for a bail hearing and then released with conditions. She is set to appear again in a Napanee court in late June.

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