Ontario man charged in an assault at Elkhorn




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During the week of May 11 to May 19, the Westman RCMP dealt with 59 police activities.


May 13 - Police were advised that a person had the tires of their vehicle slashed in the RM of Two Borders. No suspects or witnesses were identified.


May 14 - RCMP were dispatched to a business in the RM of Sifton for a report of a theft under $5000. The matter is still under investigation.


May 15 - Police were called to an address in Virden for a report of a disturbance. After investigating, police seized an amount of methamphetamine and stolen property. A 33-year-old male from Alberta is scheduled to appear in court for charges of possession of a controlled substance and possession of property obtained by crime.


May 17 - RCMP were dispatched to a traffic collision in the RM of Wallace-Woodworth. 


May 17 - RCMP were dispatched to a residence in Sioux Valley for a report of an unwanted person, who had gained entry into a residence that was not his.  Police attended and arrested a 57-year-old male from Sioux Valley for being unlawfully in a dwelling house. He will appear in court at a later date.


May 18 - RCMP were dispatched to Elkhorn for a report of an assault with a weapon where minor injuries were sustained. After investigating, police charged a 38-year-old male from Ontario with assault with a weapon. He will appear in court later.


May 18 - RCMP were called for a report of a stolen ATV. A black 2008 Polaris Sportsman 500 was stolen from a rural location in the RM of Wallace-Woodworth. If you have any information regarding this theft, please contact the Virden RCMP Detachment at 204-748-2046.

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