On December 5, 2014 Sault Ste. Marie Traffic Department pulled a vehicle over in the area of St. Georges Avenue at McNabb Street for a Highway Traffic violation. The driver of the vehicle was checked and it is alleged that he appeared to be impaired by alcohol. The accused was given a breath demand at which time he refused to provide. The accused was arrested for failing to provide a breath sample. Brian McConnell age 29 will appear in court on December 29, 2014 at 9:00 am.
On December 5, 2014 City Police responded in the area of the Sault and Area Hospital. The accused was found to be in an intoxicated state. Police received a complaint of an assault that had occurred. It is alleged that the accused hit the victim in the face. The accused Courtney Mitchell, age 33 was arrested for assault and will appear in court on January 12, 2015 at 9:00 am.