Domestic Dispute Results in Charges


(LITTLE CURRENT, ON) – On June 4, 2021 at 4:29 p.m. members of the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a domestic disturbance at a residence on Queensway Street, Espanola.

As a result of the investigation, a 31-year-old person from Sagamok First Nation, was arrested and charged with:

  • Assault – spousal, contrary to section 266 of the Criminal Code (CC)
  • Assault cause bodily harm – choke, suffocate or strangle, contrary to section 267(c) of the CC
  • Mischief – domestic, contrary to section 430(4) of the CC
  • Break, enter a place – commit indictable offence, contrary to section 348(1)(b) of the CC
    Theft under $5000 of a motor vehicle, contrary to section 334(b) of the CC

The OPP will not release the name of accused in order to protect the identity of the victim.


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