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Suspect arrested following reports of man with concealed firearm

Police later determined the firearm was a BB gun
Waterloo Regional Police
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Police have arrested a suspect after responding to reports of a man with a gun in Kitchener. 

On Feb. 4, at 1 a.m., police responded near King Street East and Montgomery Road after receiving information that a man was observed in the area with a concealed firearm. 

Police located the suspect and made an arrest after determining the firearm was a BB gun.  

A 40-year-old Kitchener man was charged with possessing a weapon for a dangerous purpose and a breach of probation. 

There were no physical injuries reported. 

The accused was held in police custody for a bail hearing. 

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