Assault Charge for Chapleau Man

Local police have announced multiple charges against a Chapleau man after an incident outside of town.

Superior East Ontario Provincial Police say they were called about an assault at Seven Mile Lake around 10 am Saturday, with investigation leading to the arrest of a 40-year-old on charges of assault causing bodily harm and uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm.

The man's been released from custody with a court date in mid-August.