On Thursday, September 1, 2022, at approximately 4:45 p.m., officers with the Brantford Police Service were dispatched to attend an assault related call at a Dunsdon Street location.
It was reported that the accused, a 34-year-old man, attended the victim’s residence, allegedly striking him with a hatchet.
The victim, a 35-year-old man, sustained minor injuries.
Investigation received revealed that the accused was in violation of a valid release order and valid probation order.
As a result, a 34-year-old man from Brantford stands charged with the following:
- Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose
- Assault with a Weapon
- Failure to Comply with Judicial Release Order
- Breach of Probation Order