On Wednesday at 2:11 pm police responded to a report of an assault which had just occurred in the downtown area of St. John’s. Officers were able to identify a suspect who was subsequently charged with assault and breach of peace bond. The 35 year old man was taken to the lock-up to await a court appearance.
At 4:35 pm officers responded to a report of a disturbance in the downtown area of St. John’s. On arrival, officers determined that a 17 year old male had assaulted another male who had received minor injuries. The 17 year old was held for court on charges of assault with a weapon and breach of court order.