NORTH CARIBOU LAKE FIRST NATION – A 42-year-old man is in custody facing assault charges after an early morning Jan. 10 disturbance in North Caribou Lake First Nation.
Ontario Provincial Police, in a release issued on Saturday night, said the suspect allegedly broke into a residence and assaulted one of the residents. He then fled from officers, but was located a short time later and taken into custody after first resisting arrest.
Marty Wilson of Emo, Ont. was charged with break and enter, assaults with a weapon, resisting arrest, failing to comply with a recognizance and three counts of mischief.
He remains in custody and will appear in Sioux Lookout bail court on Monday.
Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact North Caribou Lake Police at 1-807-469-7431 or 1-888-310-1122, or by submitting anonymous information through Crime Stoppers at 1-888-222 8477.
None of the charges have been proven in court.