WELLINGTON COUNTY – Wellington OPP have laid charges in two separate intimate partner violence investigations that occurred on July 21 and 22.
Police responded to a report of a break and enter at a Centre Wellington residence around 8pm on July 21.
A July 26 press release states police “attended the scene and entered into an intimate partner violence investigation.”
An unnamed 46-year-old Southgate resident has been charged with break and enter, as well as uttering threats to cause death and assault.
The following day, on July 22, police responded to a reported disturbance at a Wellington North residence at around 1:45am.
Police “subsequently entered into an intimate partner violence investigation,” a press release states.
An unnamed 30-year-old Wellington North resident has since been charged with assault with a weapon.
Police wish to remind sexual assault and intimate partner violence victims that they are not alone and recommend the following resources:
• Victim Services Wellington: 519-824-1212;
• Sexual Assault / Domestic Violence Care and Treatment Centre: 519-837-6440; and/or
• Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis: 519-836-1110 or 1-800-265-7233.