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Man charged in assault investigation

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NEWS RELEASE
ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE
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WAWA - On Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017, at approximately 7:45 a.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Superior East Wawa Detachment responded to a local Michipicoten First Nation address regarding an assault. At the scene, investigation revealed that a female had (allegedly) been assaulted by a male.

As a result a 55-year-old Michipicoten First Nation male was arrested and charged with the following offence:

  • Adult assault - spousal contrary to section 266 of the Criminal Code of Canada.

The accused was held into custody pending a bail hearing in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. on Nov. 2, 2017.

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