Weapons charges following reports of shots fired, vehicle forced off the road in Muskoka

Police say there were no injuries

A 28-year-old Lake of Bays Township man was arrested after OPP in the Huntsville area received reports of shots being fired on Britannia Road.

Just before 12:30 a.m. on Saturday, police received a report of a vehicle being chased by a motorcycle eastbound on Britannia Road and shots being fired. The vehicle was forced off the road and the motorcycle fled westbound on the same road.

A suspect was eventually located and arrested.

He is charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, mischief to property under $5,000, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, failure to stop after an accident, and two counts of failure to comply with release orders.

Police say there were no injuries to any of the parties involved and no danger exists to the general public.

The accused was held in custody until a court date on October 19, 2021.