Wednesday March 14, 2018 – Peterborough man charged with domestic assault with a weapon and forcible confinement following investigation

Calls for Service:
(March 13 at 8 a.m. to March 14 at 8 a.m.) 84

Domestic assault with a weapon Arrest:
A 24-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including domestic assault with a weapon and forcible confinement following an investigation.

Between March 9, 2018 and March 13, 2018 the accused and female victim were involved in a verbal dispute at their Peterborough home. During that time period it was reported that the accused struck the victim with a set of keys, assaulted her and prevented her from leaving the residence. The incidents were reported to police on March 13, 2018.

On March 13, 2018 the accused was located at a Peterborough address where, as a result of the investigation, he was arrested and charged with assault with a weapon, assault and forcible confinement.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on April 19, 2018.

In order to protect the identity of the victim in this domestic incident the name of the accused will not be released.