Over the weekend, the North Bay Police Service responded to 218 calls for service, and arrested and charged 13 people with the following offences:
- One person was charged with one count of domestic assault and three counts of breach of probation;
- One person was charged with one count of domestic assault and one count of mischief;
- One person was charged with two counts of uttering threats and one count of criminal harassment following a domestic dispute;
- Four people were charged with public intoxication;
- One person was charged with one count of theft under $5000, three counts of use of credit card, and one count of breach of probation;
- One person was charged with one count of theft under $5000 and four counts of breach of probation;
- One person was charged with one count of theft under $5000;
- Two people were charged with one count of breach of Officer in Charge undertaking;
- One person was charged with one count of breach of Officer in Charge undertaking and one count of breach of probation.
North Bay man faces domestic assault charge
North Bay Police were immediately dispatched to Algonquin Avenue shortly before 10 p.m. on Friday November 27th following a 911 call to police reporting a theft. An unknown man had run in front of a vehicle on Algonquin at Lansdowne Avenues, ripped off the vehicle’s Ontario licence plate and then walked away.
On arrival, police officers located the suspect sitting behind a car wash on Algonquin Avenue. He was with his female partner who was visibly injured.
Following an investigation, North Bay Police arrested and charged the 39-year old North Bay man with:
- One count of domestic assault; and
- Three counts of breach of probation.
The accused, whose name the North Bay Police Service is withholding in order to protect the identity of the victim, was held in custody for a bail hearing.
The investigation into the theft of the licence plate, which remains missing, is ongoing.
Anyone with information that may assist police in this investigation is asked to contact Constable Fay at the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555. For those who wish to remain anonymous, there are three ways to contact Near North Crime Stoppers. Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text the word “Nipper” plus tip information to CRIMES (274637), or submit a tip online at nearnorthcrimestoppers.com.
North Bay man faces charges for domestic assault
Following a 911 call reporting a domestic assault received at 5:47 a.m. on Saturday morning, North Bay arrested a 22-year old man outside his North Bay residence and charged him with:
- One count of mischief; and
- One count of assault.
It is alleged that between 5:30 a.m. and 5:45 a.m. on Saturday November 28th, 2015, following a verbal dispute between the accused and his female partner in their residence, the accused damaged property, physically assaulted her and then left the premises.
The victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries.
The accused was held in custody for bail.
In the interest of protecting the identity of the victim, North Bay Police will not be releasing the name of the accused.