(MILDMAY, ON) - On March 19, 2020 at 10:03 a.m., the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a disturbance on Pinkerton Street in Mildmay. Officers arrived and determined that an assault had taken place. The accused refused to cooperate with police and became combative while being arrested.
A 32-year-old Brockton resident was charged with 2 counts of Assault with a Weapon, Assault a Peace Officer, Assault, Mischief under $5,000 and Breach of Recognizance. The accused was held in custody pending the results of a bail hearing.
Victims of domestic violence are not alone. If you need support or know someone that does, there are local resources available to help. You can visit Victim Services of Bruce-Grey-Perth for assistance. A toll free call can be placed to the Assaulted Women's Helpline at 1-866-863-0511 or Male Survivors of Sexual Assault at 1-866-887-0015 where your information will remain anonymous and confidential. If you are in an immediate crisis, dial 9-1-1.
The South Bruce OPP is requesting anyone with information that can assist police to call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.