Man charged in forcible confinement of spouse

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CHESTERVILLE — The SD&G OPP say they have charged a 21-year-old North Dundas man in connection with the assault and forcible confinement of his female spouse.

Officers responded to a reported domestic altercation at the Chesterville address around 8:50 p.m. on Sept. 1. Police say their investigation indicated the man assaulted the woman and stopped her from leaving the home.

Held in custody pending a Cornwall bail appearance, the man faces charges of Assault – Spousal, Forcible Confinement, and Overcome Resistance by Choking.

The name of the accused is being withheld in order to protect the identity of the victim.

 

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