The emergency alert for the Carleton Place area, and specifically the area of the Beckwith Community Centre on the 9th line of Beckwith has been lifted.
An intensive search of the area, involving OPP Aviation, Emergency Response team, Canine and Lanark OPP officers began after reports of armed individuals in the area. Police believe the individuals have left the area, but could still be considered armed and dangerous.
The search is continuing and there is an indication these persons may have ties to Sharbot Lake.
The OPP is looking for two males.
Lucas YOUNG is 33-years old described as 5’6” (168 cms), with a medium build - 158 lbs (72 kgs) with blue eyes and short brown hair.
Chase LAHAISE is 30-years old, 6’3” (190 cms), thin 152 lbs (69 kgs), with blue eyes and brown hair.
These individuals should be considered armed and dangerous.
If you see these men, do not approach. Call 9-1-1.
If anyone in the area sees anything suspicious, call 9-1-1 and do not approach the individuals.