Machinery moves a concrete barricade past the Parliament buildings and a container of garbage from the Trucker protest which has occupied the streets of Ottawa, Sunday, February 20, 2022.  THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Ottawa police make another protest arrest

Ottawa police have arrested and charged a Quebec man in relation to the recent protest near Parliament Hill.

Police say Steeve Charland, 48, was arrested Saturday evening by the Ontario Provincial Police in the Vankleek Hill area.

The Grenville, Que., man was scheduled to appear in court Sunday.

He is charged with mischief and counselling to commit the offence of mischief.

Police have charged more than 100 people with various offences in relation to the three-week protest in downtown Ottawa.

Two prominent organizers have been denied bail.