St. Thomas Man Charged With Assault and Mischief

A 27-year-old man has been hit with a long list of charges following a bizarre incident in St. Thomas.

Police were called to a disturbance at Edward St. and Balaclava St. just before 6am Sunday.

When officers arrived they found the disturbance had migrated to a nearby house where those inside were trying to restrain an aggressive man.

The man briefly broke free before and allegedly resisted police as they tried to arrest him.

The unidentified man from St. Thomas is charged with two counts of assault, mischief, resisting arrest and two counts of breach of probation.

He remains in custody pending a court appearance.