Man arrested after report of theft, throwing of glass bottles at south London, Ont. business – London

One person has been taken into custody in connection with a disturbance at a business south of the downtown core Thursday which saw glass bottles thrown at vehicles and buildings, police in London, Ont., said.

The incident happened around noon at a business in the area of Wellington Road and Watson Street, a short distance south of the Thames River.

Officers responded to a report of a man stealing product from the business, police said.

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It’s alleged the man left the business and began throwing glass bottles at nearby vehicles and buildings. Officers arrived but the man continued to cause a disturbance, police said.

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“Roads in and around the area were closed, and individuals inside nearby businesses were advised of the incident, to ensure public safety while officers remained on scene,” police said in a statement.

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One man was taken into custody without incident, police said. No further information has been released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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