Members of the Peterborough County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to an assault complaint at approximately 6:30pm yesterday evening.
The victim was in the backyard of their residence when they were approached by the accused that owns a neighbouring property. The accused became angry and assaulted the victim after they were asked to vacate the area. The accused also threated the victim and performed an indecent act prior to being removed from the property by other neighbours.
Michael MCALEESE (age 40) of Etobicoke, Ontario was arrested and charged with:
• Fail to leave premises when directed
• Uttering threats-cause death or bodily harm
• Indecent act
The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough on August 25, 2021.