Date: Tuesday, March 24, 2009
Occurrence Type: ASSAULT POLICE, ASSAULT WITH A WEAPON
Occurrence Number: GR09000491
18 year old Durham male faces three assault charges and a fail to comply with an undertaking. On Monday March 23/09 at 9:45 p.m. West Grey Police officers attended to a Durham home after a complaint of the male yielding a knife at his father. The father managed to take the knife from his son. The son then struck his father over the head with a piece of wood causing a large cut to the fathers head. Police located the son in his bedroom and arrested him, the son head butted one officer and struck the 2nd officer with his fist on the side of the officers head. Neither officer received any injuries, the father was transported to hospital for treatment to his head. The son was taken into custody and transported to the Grey Bruce Regional Hospital under form 1 on the Mental Health Act, after his release he will appear in Walkerton Bail Court. On February 18 ,2009 the male was released on an undertaking after assaulting a Hanover Police Officer.