(DRYDEN, ON) – The Dryden Police Service has made an arrest following a parking lot incident in which a hockey stick is alleged to have been used as a weapon.
Below is the police release:
On September 15, 2019 at approximately 9:30pm, the Dryden Police Service was called to disturbance at an apartment building on Van Horne Avenue. When police arrived, they learned of a physical altercation between two males in the parking lot where the accused struck the victim with a hockey stick.
The accused, Joel Grant COUNCILLOR, 30-years-old of Dryden, Ontario has been charged with:
- Assault with a Weapon.
COUNCILLOR was held in custody pending a bail hearing in Sioux Lookout on September 16, 2019. The victim was treated at the hospital for minor injuries and released.
This was an isolated incident and no other injuries were reported.
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