A 39-year-old man was arrested after assaulting his neighbours over a noise complaint in Pickering Thursday night.
On Thursday, September 9, 2021, at approximately 10:50 p.m., members from West Division were called to a residential street near Finch Avenue and Huntsmill Drive for a neighbour dispute. The suspect was involved in a verbal dispute with a teen neighbour over a noise complaint. The suspect then got involved in a verbal dispute with the teen’s family. The dispute escalated and the suspect assaulted a male adult and two female adults with a metal pole.
One of the female victims suffered head injuries and was transported to a Toronto-area trauma centre with serious injuries. A second female victim suffered serious injuries and was treated at a local hospital. The male victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Police arrested the suspect, a 39-year-old male, of Pickering and he was charged with: Aggravated Assault x2; Assault Causing Bodily Harm; Possession of a Weapon and Assault with a Weapon x2. He was held for a bail hearing.
Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact D/Cst. Chrzan of the West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2521.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.