A 17 year old youth E.K. appeared by telephone in W.A.S.H. (Weekend And Statutory Holiday) Court today, Saturday April 28,2018 from the Pikangikum OPP Station.
His Worship, Bruce Leaman is presiding. Provincial Crown Tiffany Boisvert is here along with Duty Counsel Joy Wakefield
The court hears that E.K was arrested by OPP last evening.
He’s alleged to have wounded a parent with a knife. He’s charged with aggravated assault. The Crown is not consenting to his release due to the violent nature of the allegations.
E.K. was recently sentenced on other charges in Youth Court in January 2018. Part of his youth sentence was to keep the peace and be of good behaviour. He’s also charged with breaching that order.
E.K is being flown to Kenora Youth Center. He’ll appear in Bail Court on Monday, April 30,2018
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