Man charged with forcible confinement, assault
Hamilton police have charged a 31year-old man with assault, assault with a weapon, forcible confinement and two counts of breach of probation after an assault investigation that began Friday.
The investigation prompted an increased police presence in the Ontario Avenue-Main Street East area.
The man, whose identity had not been released, was arrested and charged at 7 a.m., Sunday. He is being held for a bail hearing, and the investigation is still ongoing.
No other details have been released.
If you have any information that could assist with the investigation, contact Det. Jon Van Oene by calling 905-546-3818.
To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at www.crimestoppershamilton.com.