Assault Update

We released a media report on March 12th in regards to a young female that had been slashed in the face with a edged weapon.

Further investigation has led to charges against the female as well in this case. She was in possession of a pepper spray type product and used same during the incident. She was also on conditions of a peace bond which included no contact with the male who was charged.

The 20 year old, local female, was charged with assault with a weapon, possession of a prohibited weapon and breaching a peace bond. She was released on conditions with a future court date.

Also, in the release issued on the 12th, the victim was identified as 18 years of age. She is actually 20 years.