Suspect charged after reports of armed man threatening apartment residents in Stayner

Police say the suspect was arrested during a traffic stop

Huronia West OPP have charged a 29-year-old New Lowell man after they responded to a Stayner address about reports of a person armed with a knife banging on doors and threatening residents inside their apartments on Perry Street.

Police were alerted around 6 :30 on Thursday morning.

Prior to officers arriving, police say the man fled in a car.