Domestic Assault Leads to Multiple Charges

 In the early morning on April 05, 2017 officers of the Bancroft Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), responded to an ongoing violent domestic assault in Faraday Township.

Upon arrival, officers had to forcibly remove the male from the female as the assault was ongoing.

The male was arrested and charged with:

  • Three counts of Assault
  • Three counts of Uttering threats - cause death or bodily harm
  • Resist Peace Officer
  • Fail to comply with probation order
  • Overcome resistance by attempting to choke, suffocate or strangle another person.

The accused was held for a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Belleville Ontario on April 05, 2017.

Due to the nature of the incident, no names will be released