Man charged for assault on a child


On February 9th, 2017 officers with the Criminal Investigations Division of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested a 49 year old male in relation to an assault.

It is alleged that in July and August of 2015 the accused assaulted a child in his care causing bruises to the child’s neck, arms and chest.

The accused was arrested on February 9th, 2017 and charged with 2 counts of assault. He will appear in court on March 20th, 2017.