West Perth disturbance results in assault charges

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One person is facing charges following a domestic incident in the Municipality of West Perth.

Perth County OPP) 0fficers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in Mitchell On September 16, 2021, just after 12:00 p.m.

An investigation resulted in charges of sexual assault, assault causing bodily harm and spousal assault against a 28-year-old resident of Guelph.

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

Victims of and domestic violence are not alone. If you, or someone you know, is in need of support, there are local resources available to help. One organization you can contact is Victim Services Bruce Grey Perth at 1-866-376-9852.

If you are in an immediate crisis, dial 9-1-1.