Caledon man charged with assault following harassment complaints

Published October 18, 2022 at 9:01 am

Police have charged a man from Bolton after he allegedly assaulted and harassed residents in Caledon earlier this month.

The Caledon OPP say officers were called about someone harassing individuals in the Caledon area just before 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5.

Police say officers located and spoke with an individual but no charges were laid at that time.

But later that day at around 7:00 p.m., police say they received another call about the same person.

Police were prepared to charge the individual with assault, but officers were unable to locate the man.

Investigators now say a 40-year-old from Caledon was charged with assault on Wednesday, Oct. 12.

Police have not released the name of the accused, and did not disclose any additional details regarding the alleged assault and harassment.

The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Orangeville on Dec. 22.

Anyone with information on this incident can contact the Caledon OPP by calling 1-888-310-1122.

You can also provide information anonymously by contacting Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.

When you contact Crime Stoppers you stay anonymous, you never have to testify, and you could receive a cash reward of up to $2,000 upon an arrest.

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