West Grey man charged in connection with incident in Mount Forest

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A West Grey man is facing almost a dozen charges after an incident last week in Mount Forest. 

On March 6 at approximately 7 am Wellington County OPP responded to a 911 call at a residence located on Main Street South in the Township of Wellington North.

It was reported that an unwanted party entered the residence armed with an electronic stun gun and a baseball bat and assaulted the victim. 

The accused also stole a quantity of money from the victim before being apprehended by police.

The accused and the victim were known to each other.

Police searched the accused incident to arrest and located a quantity of codeine and counterfeit money.

Further investigation revealed that the accused was breaching the conditions of a Recognizance and an Undertaking.

As a result, a 44-year-old male of West Grey Township has been charged with:


  • Break and Enter into a Dwelling and Commit Indictable Offence
  • Possession of Prohibited Weapon
  • Possession of Prohibited Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
  • Assault with a Weapon
  • Possession of Counterfeit Money
  • Fail to Comply with Undertaking
  • Fail to Comply with Recognizance
  • Robbery with Violence
  • Theft Under $5000
  • Possession of Schedule 1 Drug - Codeine


 The accused was held for a bail hearing.

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