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Estevan man facing charges for uttering threats, pointing a firearm

Charges are for pointing a firearm and uttering threats.
Part of downtown Estevan was barricaded Friday due to an incident.

ESTEVAN - The Estevan Police Service has announced charges in connection with an incident Friday that shut down part of downtown Estevan.

Zachary Lewis, age 20, has been charged with pointing a firearm and uttering threats under the Criminal Code. He was in court on Monday and has been released with conditions. 

The charges have not been proven in court. 

Police were called about an incident just after 8 a.m. Friday. The EPS says two males were taken into custody and one was subsequently released without charges. The second male was held in custody while the investigation continued into the alleged offences.

The 1200-block of Fourth Street and Fifth Street were closed and barricaded for a time due to the incident. 

According to the EPS, nobody was injured. 

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