Area OPP Police Press Releases

49 Year Old Facing Assault With Weapon & Mischief Charge

(CENTRAL HURON, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating an incident involving a knife and mischief to property in the Municipality of Central Huron, (Londesboro) on June 4th which led to an arrest.

On Sunday June 4th, 2023, at approximately 12:15 p.m. Huron OPP officers received information from a Central Huron resident that an individual was holding a knife and had damaged the caller’s property.

OPP officers attended and secured the area for public safety. A section of roadway was closed, and traffic was diverted to allow police to safely deal with the involved individual.

As a result of the incident, a 49-year-old resident from Central Huron was located, arrested, and charged with:

–      Assault with a Weapon,

–      Mischief Under $5,000.

The Huron OPP is advising the public that there are no further concerns for public safety.

The accused is currently being held in custody pending a bail hearing on June 5th

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