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Man Charged with Weapon Offences

Approved by: 1030 - February 4, 2022

On February 3, 2022, officers with Patrol Services charged 35-year-old Richard Mullen with assault with a weapon.

In the evening hours, police were called to attend Sault Area Hospital as the accused was holding a knife and a hatchet, threatening staff and damaging property. Officers attended and the accused was arrested. No physical injuries were sustained during the incident.

He is charged with,

  • Assault with a Weapon x4
  • Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose x2
  • Uttering Threats x4
  • Mischief Under $5,000
  • Intimidation – Health Care Workers
  • Breach of Probation – Failing to Keep the Peace and be of Good Behaviour x2

He was held in custody pending a bail hearing.

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