Man accused of assault with a weapon, assault and threats

Man accused of assault with a weapon, assault and threats

On 13th December, following an ongoing investigation into a threats complaint, North Bay Police arrested and charged:

A 30-year old North Bay man with:

  • One count of assault;
  • One count of assault with a weapon; and
  • Two counts of uttering threats.

It is alleged that, following a verbal dispute between the accused and a male victim known to him in a North Bay residence on the evening of Saturday, November 26th, 2016, the accused physically assaulted him and then went after him with an edged weapon in his hand. The weapon did not make contact with the victim, who immediately left the premises.

It is also alleged that on two occasions in the early morning hours of Sunday, December 4th, 2016, the accused threatened the same victim over the phone.

The accused was held in custody for a bail hearing.