Area OPP Police Press Releases

20 Year Old Facing Assault Charge

(NORTH PERTH, ON) – The Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged an individual following an investigation.

On September 19, 2022, the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) initiated an investigation, after an individual was assaulted at a residence on Queen Street East in the Municipality of North Perth.

As a result of the investigation, on April 3, 2023, Perth County OPP charged Xavier RAITHBY, 20-year-old of North Perth with:

–      Assault Cause Bodily Harm – Choke, suffocate or strangle

–      Mischief Under $5,000

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charges.