On Sunday July 24, 2016 at approximately 2:30 am members of the Superior East Wawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) attended a local Wawa residence regarding a dispute.
During the investigation police determined that an assault had taken place between a male and female.
As a result a 42 years old Wawa male was arrested and charged with the following offences;
- Adult- Assault with a Weapon contrary to section 267(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada, and
- Adult- Assault contrary to section 266 of the C.C.C.
The accused was released on a Promise to Appear with a September 2016 court date.