Man charged with assault with a weapon
A 38- year- old Brantford man is facing several charges after Brantford police got a 911 call late Tuesday bout two men arguing on Dalhousie Street. The man is charged with possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, possession of an explosive substance while prohibited, breach of probation, and two counts of assault with a weapon. Police said a man chased another man along the street and threw at him a lit bottle of gasoline, which missed. He threw a second bottle, which also missed. The victim was not injured.