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Man charged with uttering death threats in Southgate

SOUTHGATE – Police have charged a 50 year old male from Essa Township for uttering death threats as well as criminal harassment and assault.
Police say the man unexpectedly went to the home of his estranged spouse in Southgate Township on March 18th.  The couple stopped dating in early 2000.  The authorities were called after the man refused to leave the residence and began threatening the male currently residing at the home.
After police were called, the suspect did leave prior to their arrival at which time an arrest warrant was obtained for the man and he was arrested by Nottawasaga OPP and turned over to the Grey County OPP.
The man was released on a recognizance of bail, he is scheduled to return to court in Owen Sound on April 19, 2018.