Male Arrested for Domestic Violence

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On January 5th, 2019 officers with the Patrol Services Division of The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested a 48 year old male from Sault Ste. Marie for assault.

It is alleged that around 8:30 p.m. the accused engaged in a verbal argument with his wife.  The argument escalated and the accused assaulted the victim by punching her and striking her with household items.  The accused then caused damage to a wall, and threw furniture around the residence.

Police were contacted and the accused was taken into custody.  He has been charged with one count of assault, one count of assault with a weapon and one count of mischief.  He was held for W.A.S.H court.