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Hornepayne man charged over assaults: OPP

A 40-year-old Hornepayne man has been charged following a pair of assaults in the community, OPP said.
A 40-year-old Hornepayne man is facing charges after a pair of assaults in the community, OPP said. (CBC)

A 40-year-old Hornepayne man has been charged following a pair of assaults in the community, OPP said.

Police said officers responded to a reported assault in Hornepayne at about 6:15 p.m. on Nov. 9.

Responding officers learned that the accused had assaulted and threatened one victim, before breaking into a residence and assaulting a second victim.

No further details about the incidents were provided.

The accused is facing a number of charges, including assault causing bodily harm, breaking and entering, and uttering threats.

He remains in custody, OPP said.