Patient Freaks Out – Police Called


City Police were called to the Sault Area Hospital last night regarding a male causing a disturbance.

It is alleged the accused became upset and confrontational with nursing staff who were trying to assist him. He then ripped out the IV line from his arm and threw it at one of the nurses.

As a result, 42 year old Leslie Lampkin of James St. was charged with one count of assault with a weapon and will be appearing on Provincial Court on July 27th.