Off-Duty OPP Officer And Woman Charged With Assault

Posted on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 12:09 PM

The Ontario Provincial Police have charged an OPP officer and a woman for assault.

Police say the charges come from an incident on September 8th where the officer was off-duty.

Officers say the Provincial Constable who is a 10 year veteran of the Sioux Lookout Detachment has been charged with assault and assault with a weapon.

OPP say he has been suspended from duty with pay.

Police also say a 37-year-old woman from Sioux Lookout has been charged with assault and assault with a weapon as well.

Officers say both are scheduled to appear in Sioux Lookout court on October 3rd and their names are not being released in order to protect the identity of the victims.