Ottawa man charged with Assaulting Police and Mischief

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, April 25, 2017     4:15pm 

(Ottawa) –The Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigation has charged Shawn LE GUERRIER, 27 years old of Ottawa, with assaulting police and mischief offences.

On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, at approximately 1:30am, officers attended the 300 block of Bank Street regarding a man threatening employees and patrons at an establishment. Officers arrived on scene and also witnessed the male making threats towards people at the establishment.  

Officers confronted the male about his actions and the male became combative. The male broke free from the attempts to complete an arrest. The male was arrested further down the street where he caused mischief with intent to an Islamic Centre/Mosque. 

Shawn LE GUERRIER is charged with:

  • Resisting a peace officer
  • Assault with intent to resist arrest
  • Causing a disturbance
  • Mischief x2
  • Criminal harassment
  • Failure to comply with a recognizance x2

He appeared in show cause court today.

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