OPP Police Press Releases Southwest Middlesex WFP

Another Strangling – Name Withheld To Protect Abuser From Public Backlash #EndTheAbuse

(SOUTHWEST MIDDLESEX, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Middlesex County, has charged an individual following an intimate partner violence investigation.

On April 4, 2024, at 1:12 a.m., members of the Middlesex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were dispatched to an address in Southwest Middlesex, for the report of an assault in progress.

As a result of the investigation, a 50-year-old of Middlesex County, has been charged under the Criminal Code with:

·      Assault Cause Bodily Harm – Choke, suffocate or strangle

·      Assault – Spousal

·      Assault

The accused has been released from police custody and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice at a future date to speak to the charges.

Victims of domestic violence are not alone. If you or someone you know needs support, there are local resources available to help. One organization you can contact is Victim Services of Middlesex-London.

The OPP can be reached anytime, anywhere in the Province of Ontario at 1-888-310-1122.