DRUMMOND NORTH ELMSLEY TOWNSHIP – On September 10, 2017, shortly after 7 a.m., officers with the Lanark County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a male suffering from serious injuries.
Officers with the OPP Crime Unit in Lanark and East Region Forensic Identification Services (FIS) are assisting with the investigation under the direction of Detective Staff Sergeant Brad Robson of the Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB).
Investigation revealed that a 27 year old man of Smiths Falls had been assaulted at a residence in Drummond North Elmsley Township. As a result of the investigation, Gordon BOAL (25 years) of North Grenville was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.
The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Smiths Falls on September 12, 2017.