Charges laid following hostage-taking at a Kenora jail

Charges have been laid after a correctional officer was taken hostage in a Kenora jail in September.Seven men ranging in age from 19 to 35 have been charged.READ MORE: Correctional officer taken hostage at Kenora, Ont., jail releasedSix of the men are from Ontario, while 30-year-old Garnet Sumner is from Peguis First Nation in Manitoba.Of the seven charges laid, two include hostage taking and assaulting a peace officer with a weapon.All accused will appear in court in Ontario at a later date.WATCH: