(PERTH EAST, ON) – The Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a Kitchener resident after a domestic disturbance incident.
On November 27, 2022, just after 9:30 a.m., officers responded to a domestic disturbance in the Township of Perth East. During the investigation, the victim revealed historical assaults. It was determined that one person involved had assaulted the other. The victim received minor injuries.
A 29-year-old resident of Kitchener was arrested and charged with:
– Cruelty to animals- unnecessary pain, suffering or injury
– Assault with a weapon – Spousal
– Mischief Under $5000
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.
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.
If you are in an immediate crisis, dial 9-1-1.