On July 2, 2019 officers with the Break and Enter, Emergency Services and Patrol Services Units of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested 25 year old Joshua Roess of Goulais River on outstanding warrants.
The accused was wanted for fail to appear and breach of probation with relation to two separate incidents. He was held for bail court.
Mr. Roess was also wanted in connection to an assault that took place on May 29, 2019 at a residence on Gore Street. The others arrested in connection with the incident are 40 year old Berni Nadon of Morin Street, 29 year old Brodie Barnes of no fixed address, 43 year old James Meilleur of Gore Street and 33 year old Nadine Nichols of Hillside Drive.
They are all charged with;
Assault with a Weapon
Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose
Using an Imitation Firearm During an Offence
Pointing a Firearm
Possession of a Firearm