Man allegedly uses bear spray on ex-girlfriend, and other man

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Man allegedly uses bear spray on ex-girlfriend, and other man
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CORNWALL, Ontario – A 36-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on Nov. 28, 2019 and charged with the following:

*        Assault with a weapon x 2

*        Threats

*        Administer noxious substance x 2

*        Trespassing at night

*        Mischief under $5,000

*        Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose

It is alleged on Nov. 26, the man was trespassing on the property of a man known to him, at which time he administered bear spray, injuring the man and his ex-girlfriend and damaging a window. He also made threats to kill the man. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. On Nov. 28, 2019, the man was taken into custody, charged accordingly and held for a bail hearing. His name was not released as it would identify the victim in the matter.

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