On May 5th, 2021, officers with the Cobourg Police Service received information regarding domestic violence which had occurred over the preceding 10 years. As a result of the police investigation, a 27-year-old Port Hope man was arrested and charged with:
- Assault bodily harm contrary to section 267(b) C.C.C;
- Assault bodily harm contrary to section 267(c) C.C.C x 3;
- Assault contrary to section 266 C.C.C. x 4;
- Utter threats section 264.1(1) C.C.C.
The accused person’s name is being withheld to protect the identity of the victim.
The accused was released on an undertaking with conditions and a future court date