(GODERICH, ON) – A resident of Goderich remains in custody on several charges following an incident that took place in Goderich this past weekend.
Just before 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 7, 2021 Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a business located on Victoria Street South after learning an individual had displayed a knife and threatened harm against three youth outside of the business. The youth were able to flee and escape injury however when a witness intervened the accused used the knife to cause damage to the witness’s vehicle.
The suspect fled the scene however later that night patrol officers located and arrested the suspect within the Town of Goderich.
Mike DAVIES, 53 years of age from Goderich is facing the following charges:
· Assault with a Weapon – 4 counts
· Uttering Threats to Cause Death – 3 counts
· Mischief Under $5,000
· Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
· Carrying a Concealed Weapon
The accused remains in custody with court appearance scheduled for November 10, 2021 at the Ontario Court of Justice – Goderich.