Although details are currently unclear, Sault Police Services responded to an alleged assault behind station mall.
According to a protestor, who identified himself as a retired police officer, an assault occurred and that is why officers could be seen taking names. He conceded it would be a good way to conduct contact tracing also.
The anti-mask protest, which was attended by approximately a dozen people, appeared to be peaceful when we arrived on scene.
The protestor who spoke with our organization said he was tired of the lockdowns and the emergency measures, he was also disappointed at the lack of support for the protestors.
Some vehicles drove by honking either in support or protest of the gathering.
There has been no comment from the police as to the incident at the time of publishing. Stay with SaultOnline as we bring you more information when it becomes available.