On June 19, 2020, Nipissing West OPP began an investigation into historical domestic assault incidents that occurred in June and July of last year in Field, in the Municipality of West Nipissing.

As a result a 48-year-old from Field, has been arrested and charged with:

  • Assault – Spousal
  • Sexual Assault
  • Assault Cause Bodily Harm – Spousal
  • Assault Cause Bodily Harm – Choke, Suffocate or Strangle
  • Forcible Confinement
  • Uttering Threats – Cause Death or Bodily Harm – Spousal
  • Careless Use of Firearm
  • Possession of Firearm or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order (Two Counts)
  • Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited or Restricted Firearm, and
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm

The accused remains in custody and is scheduled to appear in Bail Court on July 9, 2020