Kenora, Ont., police officer assaulted

A 28-year-old Kenora, Ont., man is in custody following an incident that left an OPP officer with minor injuries.

Officer sustained minor injuries; suspect in custody

Kenora OPP have charged a 28-year-old male after an officer was assaulted during an arrest on Wednesday.

A 28-year-old Kenora, Ont., man is in custody following an incident that left an OPP officer with minor injuries.

OPP said officers arrested a man in downtown Kenora at about 10:30 a.m. The man was wanted on a warrant, the result of an investigation involving the OPP's Kenora Community Street Crime Unit, Kenora OPP and the OPP Organized Crime and Enforcement Bureau.

During the arrest, an altercation occurred, and a police officer was reportedly assaulted, sustaining minor injuries.

No other details were available.

The suspect has been charged with assaulting a peace officer, and is in custody pending a bail hearing.