Petit out on electronic monitoring, to return July 16

A man facing arson, uttering threats and firearms charges has been released on electronic monitoring.

Kevin Petit was released from custody following a show cause hearing in North Battleford provincial court on July 10. He was released on a recognizance and must abide by a number of conditions, including wearing an electronic monitoring bracelet.

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Petit was arrested at a house in Battleford on July 26. He is due to return to provincial court July 16 for election and plea.

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