Assault in Leamington leads to charges

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A 37-year-old Leamington man faces assault and forcible confinement charges after an incident on Valentine’s Day.

Ontario Provincial Police officers responded to the assault that night at a Talbot Street East home.

The victim suffered minor injuries, but during the investigation, police found out the suspect also took their vehicle without permission.

The suspect also faces charges for that.

The OPP asks anyone with information regarding the incident to call 1-888-310-1122, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, or leave a tip online at