Area OPP Police Press Releases

Assault In Palmerston – Suspects At Large

(PALMERSTON, ON) – The Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is asking for the public’s help as it investigates an assault that occurred in Palmerston  

On September 10, 2022, at approximately 6:00 p.m., the Wellington County OPP responded to a report of an assault that had occurred in front of a residence on Victoria Street, Palmerston. Initial reports indicated that there was a verbal altercation in the parking lot of a business on Main Street, Palmerston between the victims and unknown persons in a vehicle who then followed the victims to their residence. A physical altercation ensued, and the driver of the involved vehicle assaulted the three adult victims with a noxious substance. 

The vehicle involved was described as a black, newer model, four-door Dodge Charger or Challenger with tinted windows and five occupants – four males and one female. The driver was described as being a Caucasian male, 25-35 years-old, tall, thin build with brown hair wearing a black baseball cap, sunglasses, a dark coloured t-shirt and black shorts. The three other males were described as Caucasian, and the female was described as Caucasian with tattoos on her arms.

The Wellington County OPP is asking anyone in the area to review their video surveillance for footage of this vehicle.