North Bay man faces domestic assault charge
Following an investigation into a report of a domestic assault, North Bay Police arrested a 37-year old North Bay man early this morning and charged him with one count of assault.
It is alleged that shortly after midnight this morning (16 July 2015) the accused physically assaulted his female partner following an argument that took place in their residence. The victim was able to remove herself from the situation unharmed and call police who responded immediately.
The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing today.
In order to protect the identity of the victim, the North Bay Police Service will not be releasing the name of the accused.
Help is available for victims of domestic violence
If you are a victim of domestic violence in an emergency situation and require immediate help, call 911. If you would like to talk to someone about your domestic situation but do not feel ready to talk to police, Victim Services of Nipissing District can provide you with emotional and practical support. For more information, call 705-472-2649, or visit victimservicesnipissing.com.