Parry Sound man charged with attempted murder
A Parry Sound man has been charged following a violent assault this week.
Several OPP officers, and the K9 unit, investigated the assault that police say happened around 1 a.m. on Monday in Parry Sound.
According to police, officers responded to a James Street residence after a man had been assaulted with a weapon.
They say paramedics took the victim to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The accused, a 28-year-old resident, was arrested and charged with attempted murder and aggravated assault.
He remains in police custody with a court appearance scheduled for later next month.
A young driver who police say just got his G2 has had his licence suspended for allegedly speeding more than 70 km/h over the limit on Highway 400.
All lanes of Highway 400 through Bradford between Highway 88 and 89 are closed due to a vehicle fire.
Here's a look at what's open and closed across the region for the Civic Holiday on Mon., Aug. 1.