Woman Charged after Assault with Camera
Release Date: February 12, 2018
A 53-year-old local woman has been arrested after she smashed the victim on the head with a camera.
On February 9, 2018 the accused became upset with the victim when he declined going out for the evening. The accused eventually left, but returned approximately 30 minutes later even more upset and started yelling at the victim. When the victim ignored the accused she became angry and picked up a digital camera which she struck him across the head with, causing injury.
Police attended the residence at approximately 10:45 p.m. and on arrival the accused was irate and could be heard yelling and screaming. The accused was arrested and transported to police headquarters where she was held to attend a bail hearing the following day.
The accused was charged with assault with a weapon.
Kingston Police want to let victims of domestic violence know that no one has the right to abuse you. Please do not hesitate to reach out to Kingston Police or any of these other valuable support services and resources for victims of sexual or domestic violence in the Kingston area:
- Kingston Police (613-549-4660) www.kingstonpolice.ca
- Kingston Interval House http://buff.ly/2lZx0uv
- Kingston Sexual Assault Centre – Support Services and Programs http://buff.ly/2lZuHaM
- Resolve Counselling Services Canada http://buff.ly/2mL1FtU
- KFACC (Kingston Frontenac Anti-violence Coordinating Committee) http://buff.ly/2lZm3sM. For men http://kfacc.org/do-you-need-help/for-men/
- Victim Services of Kingston and Frontenac (613-548-4834) http://buff.ly/2mKSLN7
- Addiction & Mental Health Services - Kingston Frontenac Lennox & Addington http://buff.ly/2lZrFDw
- Ministry of the Attorney General – Violence in the Family http://buff.ly/2lZrDLU
- Ministry of the Attorney General – Victim Services Directory http://buff.ly/2mKOVDw
- Ontario Network of Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centres http://buff.ly/2lZoVWU
- Canadian Centre for Men and Families http://www.menandfamilies.org/