On Monday, January 4, 2016, officers from the Superior East Chapleau Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a Disturbance in the Community of Chapleau, Ontario. Investigation revealed that during the altercation a female and a male were assaulted. As a result an 18 year old Chapleau male was arrested and charged with the following offences;
- Adult Assault- Spousal contrary to section 266 of the Criminal Code of Canada (CCC),
- Adult Assault contrary to section 266 of the CCC,
- Adult Uttering Threats- Cause Death or Bodily Harm contrary to section 264.1(1)(a) of the CCC.
The accused was released from custody and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Chapleau Ontario on January 20, 2016.