Cornwall, ON – A 24 year old Cornwall woman was arrested on July 1, 2016. It is alleged that she engaged in a verbal argument with her common-law partner. The argument escalated to her grabbing her partner by the shirt, striking her in the neck and head area and pulling her hair. Police were contacted and an investigation was conducted. The woman was charged with Domestic Assault. She was released to appear in court on August 2, 2016. The name of the woman is not being released in order to protect the identity of the victim.
CARE AND CONTROL
Cornwall, ON – Wilson Watters, age 56, of Cornwall, was arrested on July 1, 2016. It is alleged that on this date he was located by police in the parking lot of 340 Pitt Street in control of a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. He was taken into custody and charged with Care and Control while Ability Impaired and Over 80 mgs of alcohol in 100 mls of blood. He was released to appear in court on July 14, 2016.
BREAK AND ENTER AND ASSAULT
Cornwall, ON – Mathieu Lecompte, age 35, of Cornwall was arrested on July 2, 2016. He is bound by a Probation Order with the relevant condition to keep the peace and be of good behaviour. It is alleged that on this date he attended the address of an acquaintance wishing to speak with him. Mr. Lecompte was refused entry however he forced his way into the residence by kicking the door. He proceeded to strike the male resident in the face and head area causing him to fall to the ground. He threw fruit and a fruit bowl at the male, striking him in the head, then kicked him and left the residence. A female occupant was awakened by the noise. Police were contacted and an investigation was conducted. Mr. Lecompte turned himself in at the police station. He was charged with Break and Enter, Assault with a Weapon and Breach of Probation. He was held for a Bail Hearing.