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Knife pulled in Renfrew road rage

One man is facing multiple charges after an incident. Police want to know if any members of the public saw what happened.

The Renfrew Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police wants to speak with anyone who saw a road rage incident on at Froat's Street and O'Brien Road.

Officers were called just after 11 a.m. on April 8, after a driver pulled a knife out following the incident near a Tim Horton's. 

Police said a blue 1998-model Honda CRV and a black 2015 Hyundai Elantra continued down O'Brien Road, through the Wal-Mart parking lot, down Wrangler Road and stopped in the Canadian Tire parking lot. Police arrived and arrested the male suspect. 

Dion Cruise, 32, of Renfrew was charged with dangerous driving, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, uttering threats, possession of  substances - cocaine, amphetamine, marijuana, and oxycontin, as well as possession for the purpose of trafficking for amphetamine. He was also charged with possession of unmarked cigarettes under the Tobacco Tax Act. 

The accused was released from custody on a promise to appear in court in Renfrew on May 2. 

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