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On Monday October 2, 2017 shortly before 2:30 a.m. Community Patrol Officers attended a Brantford address regarding a domestic dispute. 

Information was received that a verbal argument escalated into a physical assault when a 22 year old woman began pushing and slapping her common law partner in the head and further striking him in the head with a telephone charger.

When officers went to arrest the woman for assault her common law partner, a 19 year old man attempted to prevent the arrest and was also arrested for obstruct police.  The 22 year old woman is charged with assault with a weapon and held in custody for a bail hearing.

The 19 year old man is charged with Obstruct Police and was released on a Promise to Appear Undertaking.