Friday July 10, 2020 – Peterborough woman charged with assault with a weapon following domestic incident

Domestic Assault with a Weapon:

The Peterborough Police Service has arrested and charged a 28-year-old woman with assault with a weapon following a domestic incident.

On July 9, 2020 at approximately 12:30 p.m. officers were dispatched to a Peterborough residence regarding a domestic assault. It was reported that during a dispute the accused assaulted the male victim with a pair of scissors. EMS also attended and the victim was transported via ambulance to a local hospital for treatment to his injuries.

As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with assault with a weapon.

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (July 10).

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

Domestic Assault Arrest:

A 31-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with domestic assault following a Wednesday morning incident.

During the early morning hours of July 8, 2020 the accused and female victim were at a Peterborough residence where they became involved in a verbal argument. It was reported that during the incident the accused assaulted the victim. On July 9, 2020 police were contacted and officers attended.

As a result of the investigation the accused was arrested and charged with assault.

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court on September 10, 2020.

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