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2 from Sharbot Lake accused of pointing firearm at home in the middle of the night

OPP have arrested two people from Sharbot Lake after they allegedly pointed a gun at a home in the middle of the night.
OPP have arrested two people from Sharbot Lake after they allegedly pointed a gun at a home in the middle of the night. Twitter/OPP Central Region

Two people from Sharbot Lake have been charged by OPP after they allegedly pointed a firearm at a home.

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OPP received a call at 2 a.m. on May 5 after residents from a home in the eastern Ontario community saw two people on an ATV outside their home with a gun pointed their way.

After what OPP called a “lengthy investigation,” two 30-year-olds — Lucas Young and Mallary Kehoe — are now facing several charges in relation to the incident.

Lucas Young was charged with:

  • four counts of possession of firearm contrary to prohibition order
  • two counts of breach of probation
  • failing to comply with an undertaking
  • pointing a firearm
  • careless use of a firearm
  • unauthorized possession of a restricted or prohibited firearm
  • possession of weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • occupant of vehicle knowing there was a prohibited or restricted weapon inside
  • criminal harassment, threatening behaviour
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Mallary Kehoe was charged with:

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  • two counts of possession of firearm contrary to a prohibition order
  • pointing a firearm
  • careless use of a firearm
  • unauthorized possession of a restricted or prohibited firearm
  • possession of weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • occupant of vehicle knowing there was a prohibited or restricted weapon inside
  • criminal harassment, threatening behaviour

Both were held in custody following a bail hearing.