Update: Albert Street West Investigation

Sault Police Station

On January 15, 2021 officers with Investigation Services charged 28-year-old Robert Bell with firearm offences.

It’s alleged on January 1, 2021 the accused attended a residence in the 600 block of Albert Street West sprayed the victim with mace and shot the victim.

He was located on January 15, 2021 and arrested.

He is charged with:

  • using a firearm while committing an offence
  • careless use of a firearm, pointing a firearm
  • two counts of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose
  • unauthorized possession of a firearm
  • possession of a firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized
  • possession of a loaded firearm
  • assault with a weapon
  • aggravated assault
  • administering a noxious thing and breach of probation.He was held for bail court.