Area OPP Police Press Releases

Assault With Weapon Causing Bodily Harm

(WEST PERTH, ON) – The Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a West Perth resident after a domestic disturbance incident.  

On February 16, 2023, police began an investigation into a domestic incident in the Municipality of West Perth. During the investigation, it was determined that one person involved assaulted the other. The victim sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

A 32-year-old resident of West Perth was arrested and charged with:

–      Assault Causing Bodily Harm – Spousal

–      Assault with a Weapon – Spousal

–      Mischief Over $5,000

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing.  

Victims of sexual assault/domestic violence are not alone. If you, or someone you know, is in need of support, there are local resources available to help. One organization you can contact is Victim Services Bruce Grey Perth at 1-866-376-9852.