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News Release: August 9, 2018

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News Release

Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: August 9, 2018
Occurrence Type: Investigators Charge a 34-year-old Male with Assault with a Weapon
Occurrence #: BA18038803
Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 8:00am

Investigators with Barrie Police Service have arrested and charged a 34-year-old male from Angus with Assault with a Weapon.

On Saturday, August, 4, 2018, a 25-year-old Barrie male had been a passenger in the backseat of a motor vehicle when he was assaulted. The altercation occurred while the accused had been driving which resulted in the accused striking the victim with a steel water bottle. The victim did sustain substantial but non-life threatening injuries to his head and face

The accused was arrested on Thursday, August 9, 2018, and is scheduled to appear in a Barrie bail court Thursday afternoon.

Prepared by: Constable S. Bamford # 7419
Occurrence: BA18038803