Arrested for aggravated assault


On October 19, 2019 officers with the Patrol Services and Investigation Services Units of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested 31 year old Justin Tessier for aggravated assault.

On October 18, 2019 officers responded to a call of a confrontation between two male individuals in the area of Albert Street East and Bruce Street. One male was found to be in critical condition and was transported to hospital.

The accused was arrested and is charged with one count of aggravated assault and one count of breach of recognizance. He was held for bail court.

The Sault Ste. Marie Police Service wants to advise the public that this is an isolated incident in which the males where known to each other, there is no concern for public safety.