Peterborough man facing several charges including resisting arrest and assaulting police officer

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A 22-year-old Peterborough man is facing several charges including resisting arrest and assaulting a police officer following an incident outside a Sherbrooke Street store.

At approximately 10:30 a.m. on July 10, 2017 the victim, a man in his 30’s, attended a Sherbrooke Street store. While the victim was approaching the business the accused demanded the victim make a purchase for him. When the victim refused it was reported that the accused struck the victim in the face several times before fleeing the area on foot.

A pedestrian in the area observed the incident and called police. Officers were dispatched to the area and the victim was treated on scene by EMS.

At approximately 11 a.m. officers located the accused in the King Street Parkade. As a result of the investigation officers attempted to place the accused under arrest at which point the accused resisted, threatened an officer and assaulted an officer.

Jack Robert Monine, 22, of no fixed address, Peterborough, is charged with the following:

  • Assault peace officer
  • Resist peace officer
  • Assault
  • Uttering threats to cause death or bodily harm
  • Fail to comply with a probation order

The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on July 10, 2017.