Hil­lview man ac­cused of fir­ing gun at two men re­leased on bail

Next ap­pear­ance in Clarenville court sched­uled for Oct. 4

The Packet (Clarenville) - - Front page - Mark.squibb@thep­acket.ca

A Hil­lview man fac­ing two charges of dis­charg­ing a fire­man with in­tent to en­dan­ger the lives of two men was re­leased from cus­tody with con­di­tions Tues­day af­ter­noon, Sept. 4.

Har­vey Price, 48, is also fac­ing charges of care­less use of firearms, point­ing firearms, pos­sess­ing a weapon for a dan­ger­ous pur­pose, and ut­ter­ing threats to cause death or bod­ily harm, fol­low­ing an al­leged in­ci­dent Sun­day, Sept. 2.

Clarenville RCMP were called to the scene in Hatchet Cove at around 4:15 p.m. and re­mained in the area un­til ap­prox­i­mately 9 p.m.

A dog was on scene to as­sist in find­ing the sus­pect, but RCMP say he came out of the woods will­ingly.

Price is set to ap­pear again in Clarenville pro­vin­cial court Oct. 4.

He’s been or­dered to com­ply with a num­ber of con­di­tions while re­leased, in­clud­ing a weekly check in with RCMP, a weapons pro­hi­bi­tion or­der and an or­der to have no con­tact with the men he is ac­cused of fir­ing at.

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