A 25-year-old Peterborough man has been charged with three counts of domestic assault following an investigation.

On September 26, 2017, the Peterborough Police Service received information regarding assaults during an ongoing domestic relationship between the 25-year-old male accused and the victim, a woman in her 30’s. Through the investigation, it was revealed that between August and late September 2017 the accused had assaulted the victim three times and also destroyed her property.

On September 26, 2017, officers attended a Peterborough residence where, as a result of the investigation, the accused was arrested and charged with domestic assault X3, mischief and failure to comply with a probation order.

The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on September 27, 2017.

The name of the accused will not be released in order to protect the identity of the victim in this domestic incident.