Assault

Timmins Police lay charges for assault

Timmins Daily Press A Timmins man has been charged in relation to an assault Wednesday. Jaime Lewis-Beckford, 40, was charged with one count of obstructing a peace officer, one count of resisting a peace officer, one count of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, one count of carrying a concealed weapon, one count […]

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Victim struck with pipe, cut on back

North Bay Nugget File photo. A North Bay man faces assault charges following a 911 call Wednesday of an injured person on McIntyre Street W. North Bay police said shortly after 11:30 a.m. a man was with a group of people known to him and became upset with the victim, striking him around the head […]

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Temiskaming OPP lay domestic charges in Englehart stabbing

Timmins Daily Press A Temagami resident has been charged with assault following a stabbing in Englehart, Friday. The 20-year-old faces one count of aggravated assault, one count of assault with a weapon, and one count of mischief under $5,000. Temiskaming Ontario Provincial Police said they will not release the name of the accused in order […]

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Sudbury court: Alcohol fuels early-morning melee

Sudbury Star Man uses bicycle seat as a weapon A man who used a bicycle seat as a weapon during a drunken, early-morning brawl in the Donovan a year ago has received a suspended sentence. Nicholas Wawia, 20, was also placed on probation. Two other men and a woman were also involved in the fight […]

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Falconbridge man kills girlfriend’s pet ferret

Sudbury Star He also attacks the woman and his mother in a separate assault A ferret. File photo A Falconbridge man who attacked his mother, then killed one of his girlfriend’s ferrets and took an ax to a door she had barricaded herself behind is looking at a lengthy sentence when he is sentenced. Christopher […]

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POLICE BRIEFS: Timmins Police announce assault, B&E charges laid on local residents Friday

Timmins Daily Press Local woman charged with assault following hospital disturbance The Timmins Police Service has charged a local woman with assault stemming from a disturbance at the Timmins and District Hospital on Friday, July 12. Two Timmins Police Service officers were tending to the needs of a person in need of a medical assessment. […]

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House arrest for Sudbury man who assaulted toddler

Sudbury Star A Sudbury man who grew up experiencing violence as a child let anger get the best of him when he assaulted his former girlfriend’s toddler last year. “I’m sorry,” the man told Ontario Court Justice John Keast on Wednesday at his sentencing hearing. “I’m taking my anger management and getting help.” The man, […]

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Man faces assault charges

North Bay Nugget A Powassan man is in custody following a late night assault Friday. A North Bay police officer was on patrol on Main Street shortly before midnight when he was stopped by a man complaining of an assault. Police said a man had gone to a Main Street apartment to retrieve some property […]

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Hotel security guard assaulted

Timmins Daily Press The accused is alleged to have struck a security guard during an altercation in a hotel hallway. A man has been charged with assault and uttering threats following an altercation that occurred during the early morning hours Monday at a Timmins hotel. The accused is alleged to have struck a security guard […]

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Man accused of random assault

Timmins Daily Press A male suspect is alleged to have approached two pedestrians and proceeded to strike the one pedestrian without provocation. A 24-year-old man is accused of a random assault that occurred on Riverside Drive in Timmins early Sunday morning. The Timmins Police Service charged a male suspect stemming from an altercation that took […]

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