(NORTH PERTH, ON) - One person was charged after police were called to a residence in the Municipality of North Perth for a domestic dispute.
Just before 12:00 a.m. on June 28 2020, Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to a disturbance at a residence on Inkerman Street West, in Listowel. The investigation revealed that one person had assaulted another at the residence, and had caused damage to property belonging to the other. The accused was placed under arrest, at which point they resisted arrest.
As a result, a 47-year-old resident of North Perth has been charged with:
Assault - Spousal
Mischief Under $5000
Resist Peace Officer
The accused has been released from custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford, at a later date, to answer to the charges.
Anyone with information regarding this or any incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or online at www.opp.ca/reporting. Should you wish to remain anonymous you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at http://hc-cs.ca where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.