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Elliot Lake man accused of assault, breaching bail


Following a report of an assault incident on Friday on Mississauga Avenue in Elliot Lake provincial police have arrested a 38-year-old local man.

On Feb. 9, a complainant reported being assaulted and the next day, Feb. 10, East Algoma OPP executed a warrant at a home on Hart Road.

“Police also learned that the person (suspect) was breaching previous bail conditions,” said Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) in a news release Sunday.

“OPP's Emergency Response Team assisted with the investigation and the person was safely arrested.”

The 38-year-old is charged with assault and failing to comply with a release order.

The accused was scheduled to appear in bail court on Sunday.

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