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On Thursday, July 27, 2017 shortly after 11:30 p.m. citizens telephoned 911 to report a disturbance. A male was observed yelling at citizens at the front entrance of an apartment complex on Fifth Avenue.

The citizens had asked the accused to leave and the accused proceeded to pull down his pants and expose his genitals. The accused was then observed reaching into his pocket and pulling out a screwdriver. The accused threatened to stab the citizens. The accused left the area and was located approximately one block away by Community Patrol Officers. 

 Ross Reginald ROBERTS, 47 years of age of Brantford is charged with Possession of a Weapon Dangerous, Indecent Act, Uttering Threats, Assault with a Weapon and Breach of Probation. The accused was held in custody for a bail hearing.