OPP searching for suspect after man sprayed in face during dispute with teens in Caledonia
CALEDONIA — Haldimand OPP are investigating after a man was sprayed with an unknown substance during a verbal dispute with a group of teenagers in a skate park.
Police say they’re looking for a male suspect who’s thought to have sprayed the man in the face after 10 to 12 teens swarmed the victim.
The alleged assault, which injured the man’s eyes, happened around 8 p.m. Friday at the Haddington Street skate park.
Police say the victim had gone to the park to speak with a teen about an “ongoing concern involving one of his family members.”
OPP are asking the public to help identify the suspect. He’s about five-foot-seven with thin build. He was wearing big, dark glasses, a flat-brimmed black hat and carrying a backpack. Anyone with information is asked to contact OPP at 1888-310-1122