On June 30, 2021, a Violent Domestic Assault took place at the Durham Conservation Area campground.
The victim suffered severe facial injuries after being struck with a weapon, and was then prevented from leaving or seeking medical attention by the accused.
The victim attended a Guelph medical centre the next day and police were notified.
As a result of a joint investigation by the Guelph Police Service and the West Grey Police Service a suspect was identified.
On July 18, 2021, 28-year-old man from Guelph was arrested and charged with:
The accused was held in custody pending a Bail Hearing and was later released by the Ontario Court of Justice on a Recognizance of Bail.
“Everyone has the right to live in safety and with dignity, free from intimidation and the threat of violence.”
If you have experienced, or are experiencing domestic violence, you can get help by:
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