Man arrested after profanity outburst at Peterborough police station

A Peterborough man is accused of causing a disturbance at the Peterborough Police Service station. Peterborough Police Services Board

A city man faces charges following an incident at the Peterborough Police Service station Saturday afternoon.

Police say around 2:30 p.m., a man went to the station on Water Street. It’s alleged he approached an officer at the service counter in the station lobby and yelled profanity.

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Police say Veale allegedly refused to lower his voice and continued to use profanity.

As a result, he was arrested.

Robert Veale, 48, of Peterborough, was charged with causing a disturbance in a public place.

He was later released and is scheduled to appear in court on March 12.

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In early February, Veale was charged with an alleged outburst at the police station.