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(NORFOLK COUNTY, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Norfolk County Detachment has charged a 28-year-old male and 48-year-old male after police investigated an incident at a Hazen Road, North Walsingham, Norfolk County, Ontario address.

On Friday, November 3, 2017 at approximately 10:09 a.m., police were contacted by a citizen reporting an assault.

Through the course of the investigation, it was determined that two (2) males became engaged in a verbal altercation which then turned into a physical confrontation with one of the males producing an edged weapon. One of the males suffered non-life threatening injuries and was taken to a local area hospital for treatment.

As a result, police have charged 28-year-old Sean JOHNSON of Norfolk County, Ontario with assault with a weapon and possession of weapon for dangerous purpose.

Charged with assault is 48-year-old Waylen SMITH of Norfolk County, Ontario.

Both are to appear in Provincial Court, Simcoe at a later date to answer to the charges.