15-year-old Casselman student charged with assault

An SD&G OPP cruiser. Smith photo, Nation Valley News file

CASSELMAN — On October 24, 2019, shortly before 5:00 p.m., A Russell County OPP officer responded to an assault complaint at a Casselman high school.

During the investigation, the officer determined that an altercation occurred between two students.

As a result of the investigation, a 15-year-old student, from Crysler, was arrested and charged with:

  • Assault CC 266

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in L’Orignal at a later date.

The identity of the accused cannot be released in order to protect the identity of the victim. The accused is also protected under the terms of the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA) due to the age.


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