Disturbance on Bartholomew Street

On the 7th of April 2014 at 12:30 pm the Brockville Police responded to a complaint of a disturbance at a residence on Bartholomew Street. Two adult males aged 18 and 20 were armed with a machete and a hatchet and threatening the occupants of the residence.

Upon officers arrival the two accused males were located inside the residence and placed under arrest for uttering threats and a number of assault and weapons offences. They are scheduled to appear in court later today for a bail hearing.

Two hatchet type weapons and a machete were recovered by police at the scene. A male occupant of the residence suffered minor injuries as a result of the altercation.